American Dreamz parents guide

American Dreamz

Overall C

In this dark-humor satire, Hugh Grant plays the competitive host of an amateur performance show called American Dreamz, who claws his way to the top of the ratings heap by picking divergent contestants (such as an Arab, a Jew and a "white-trash" girl with a soldier boyfriend injured in Iraq) and signing up the US president (Dennis Quaid) as a guest judge.

Release date April 20, 2006

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

Why is American Dreamz rated PG-13? The MPAA rated American Dreamz PG-13 brief strong language and some sexual references

Run Time: 107 minutes

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American Dreamz
Rating & Content Info

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Why is American Dreamz rated PG-13? American Dreamz is rated PG-13 by the MPAA brief strong language and some sexual references

Usual content concerns are relatively minor in this PG-13 film. A sexual expletive and a sound-alike are heard, as well as a few other minor and moderate profanities. On screen violence is mainly contained to an opening sequence depicting Arab terrorists training in an Al-Queda like camp. An Arab character is preparing to kill himself and the US President with a suicide bomb. Deaths are implied from an off-screen explosion. No overt sexual content is seen, however it is concluded that an unmarried couple has engaged in sexual activities. Some derogatory remarks are made about a homosexual character. Other ethnic and religious groups are made fun of. Political leaders are portrayed as buffoons. One couple discusses taking “happy pills” and occasionally characters are seen drinking alcohol.

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American Dreamz
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse Language. Violence.
Alberta PG Coarse Language, Not Recommended for Children.
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Young Children, Crude Content.
Ontario PG Not Recommended for Young Children
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

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News About "American Dreamz"

Cast and Crew

American Dreamz is directed by and stars Dennis Quaid, Mandy Moore, Hugh Grant.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of American Dreamz movie is October 16, 2006. Here are some details…

DVD Release Date: 17 October 2006

American Dreamz comes to DVD with subtitles in English, Spanish and French, and Dolby Digital 5.1 audio tracks also in English, Spanish and French.

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