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Overall B-

Beware of beautiful women! Traveling solo on a train to Venice, Frank Tupelo (Johnny Depp) is approached by a mysterious lady (Angelina Jolie) -- but once he arrives in the Italian city, he discovers she has ties to crime and espionage that soon have him in hot water.

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

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for violence and brief strong language.

Talk to your kids about…

The Tourist

Does the light-hearted approach of the movie make the depicted crimes seem less evil? Does stealing money from another criminal lessen the significance of the theft? Do you agree with the final decision of the Scotland Yard police captain?

How does this film make fun of the serious spy genre? What role does humor play in the script? In addition to the Russian henchmen, what other stereotypes does this film employ?

How is smoking portrayed in this story? Is there a "coolness" factor associated with it?