Casablanca parents guide


Overall B+

Rick Blaine (Humphrey Bogart) is shocked when Ilsa Lund (Ingrid Bergman) walks out of his past and into his gin joint. Curious to know why she is on the arm of a wanted anti-Nazi activist (Paul Henreid), the nightclub owner is soon caught up in the pair's plans to escape from Casablanca to seek political asylum in America.

Release date November 26, 1942

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

Why is Casablanca rated PG? The MPAA rated Casablanca PG for mild violence (re-rating 1992).

Run Time: 102 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is Casablanca rated PG? Casablanca is rated PG by the MPAA for mild violence (re-rating 1992).

Violence: References are made to murder, theft and black-market activity. Police make forceful arrests. Characters are threatened verbally (torture is alluded to) and with guns, as well as shot (shown on screen). Set in World War II, the script portrays the tensions of encroaching war, conflicting patriotism and invading armies (some newsreel footage shown). Officials are depicted as corrupt. Pick-pocketing and fistfights are seen.

Sexual Content: Sexual relations are implied between unmarried couples. An authority figure accepts sexual favors (discussed but not shown). A woman makes vague sexual invitations to men. A couple kisses.

Language: Mild language and slurs are heard.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Depictions of drinking and smoking are pervasive. A man gets drunk when depressed.

Other: The film portrays gambling and cheating.

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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 NR

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News About "Casablanca"

Cast and Crew

Casablanca is directed by Michael Curtiz and stars Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, Claude Rains, Paul Henreid.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Casablanca movie is March 27, 2012. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Casablanca: 70th Anniversary Ultimate Collector’s Edition

Release Date: 27 March 2012

Casablanca releases in a 70th Anniversary Ultimate Collector’s Edition on March 27, 2012. The 3-Disc Blu-ray/DVD Set (which is limited and numbered) includes:

- Full size reproduction of the original 1942 film poster

- 62-page production art book

- 4 Collectible Drink Coasters

- Introduction by Lauren Bacall

- Two audio commentaries: - Film critic Roger Ebert & Film historian Rudy Behlmer

- Roster for Warner’s A Night at the Movies viewing mode

- Eight behind-the-scenes documentaries

- Deleted Scenes and Outtakes

- Who Holds Tomorrow?

- Carrotblanca Looney Tunes cartoon

- Scoring the Casablanca stage sessions

- Two vintage Casablanca radio broadcasts

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Humphrey Bogart can also be seen in The African Queen, playing a similarly hard-shelled, cigar-smoking character. In One Against the Wind another woman fights against German forces by helping Allied soldiers escape from Nazi occupied France.

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