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A young boy (Thomas Horn) struggles to unlock some meaning in the death of his father in the 9/11 World Trade Center Disaster. His quest also opens his eyes to the lives of others.
Why Is Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close Rated PG-13?
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close is rated PG-13 for emotional thematic material, some disturbing images, and language.
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Violence: Several characters discuss the events of 9-11. Some depictions of the day, including the famous falling man photo, are shown. A child makes rude comments to and yells at adults. A child practices self-mutilation (by pinching himself). A person imagines someone falling from the building. A mother and child argue. A character is bullied.
Sexual Content: A man wears drag. Some kissing and embracing is shown.
Language: A character uses modified profanities including two that sound like a strong sexual expletive. Some name-calling is used.
Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters talk about smoking. A man drinks in a bar. Another has alcohol in his office.
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Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
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Home Video Rating: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
Release Date: 27 March 2012
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close release to home video with the following bonus extras:
- Making Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
- Finding Oskar
- Ten Years Later
- Max von Sydow: Dialogues with The Renter