The Basket parents guide

The Basket

Overall B+

WORLD WAR I RAGES in Europe as two of its victims -- orphans Helmut (Robert Karl Burke) and Brigitta Brink (Amber Willenborg) -- find themselves released from an American internment camp into the care of Pastor Douglas Simms, M.D. (Tony Lincoln).

Release date June 5, 1999

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

Why is The Basket rated PG? The MPAA rated The Basket PG for some mild violence and brief language.

Run Time: 105 minutes

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The Basket
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba Not Rated -----
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video PG

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Cast and Crew

The Basket is directed by and stars Peter Coyote, Karen Allen, Robert Burke.

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