Picture from The Terminal
Overall A

Tom Hanks plays Viktor Navorski, a man from a small European country whose government happens to get overthrown while he is in transit to New York City. As a result, his passport is no longer considered valid when he lands at JFK Airport. With all flights cancelled to his homeland he can't return, and without the proper traveling papers he can't enter the United States. So the refugee finds himself trapped in The Terminal.

Violence B+
Sexual Content B
Profanity C
Substance Use B+

Talk to your kids about…

The Terminal

How do increased security risks affect airport officials when it comes to dealing with foreign travelers? Is there ever a circumstance when compassion should be extended?

What personal initiative did Viktor show when it came to dealing with his situation? How did that influence the airport employees to change their minds about him?

Besides money, what other things might make a person envious?