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Amour

Overall C-

Retired music teachers Georges and Anne (Jean-Louis Trintignant and Emmanuelle Riva) have enjoyed a long and happy life together. But when eighty-plus Anne faces a serious health issue, the love shared by this elderly couple is tested in a new way.

Release date January 17, 2013

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

Why is Amour rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Amour PG-13 for mature thematic material including a disturbing act, and for brief language.

Run Time: 127 minutes

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Why is Amour rated PG-13? Amour is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for mature thematic material including a disturbing act, and for brief language.

Violence: A couple returns home to find someone has attempted to break into the apartment. They discuss other recent break-ins in the building. A woman talks about an attempted suicide and later tries to kill herself. A man dreams he is being attacked. A character is murdered. A woman spits at a man and he slaps her.

Sexual Content: A woman talks about listening to her parents make love when she was a child. A woman’s breast is seen while she is in the shower.

Language: The script contains a strong sexual expletive, a derogatory term and a handful of mild profanities.

Alcohol / Drug Use: A man offers drinks to others on several occasions but is not shown drinking. A man smokes after a stressful encounter.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence, Nudity.
Alberta 14A
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Young Children, Mature Theme.
Ontario PG Mature Theme, Subtitled.
Quebec 13+
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video PG

News About "Amour"

Cast and Crew

Amour is directed by Michael Haneke and stars Jean-Louis Trintignant, Emmanuelle Riva, Isabelle Huppert, Alexandre Tharaud.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Amour movie is August 20, 2013. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Amour

Release Date: August 20, 2013.

Amour releases to home video with the following extras:

- The Making of Amour

- Q & A with Director Michael Haneke

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