Fair Game parents guide

Fair Game

Overall B

Based on the memoirs of Valerie Plame Wilson (played in the movie by Naomi Watts), Fair Game follows the events that led to the covert CIA operative unexpectedly having her true identity publicly revealed. The disclosure happens after (because?) her husband (Sean Penn) writes a negative newspaper article about the Bush administration's investigation into weapons of mass destruction in Iraq.

Release date November 5, 2010

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

Why is Fair Game rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Fair Game PG-13 for some language.

Run Time: 104 minutes

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Fair Game
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Fair Game rated PG-13? Fair Game is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for some language.

Violence: Newsreel footage of conflicts and bombing raids are shown. Characters are exposed to moments of peril in a war zone. A family sits inside their house while bombs explode nearby. A father and son hear gunshots being fired nearby. Individuals are also subjected to verbal threats.

Sexual Content: A married couple exchange brief mild sexual banter. They also embrace and kiss.

Language: Dialogue includes two strong sexual expletives, profanities, scatological slang, terms of Deity and the brief use of crude anatomical terms and derogatory name-calling.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters often drink in social settings. Men smoke cigarettes and cigars on several occasions.

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Fair Game
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse Language, Violence.
Alberta PG Coarse Language.
Manitoba PG Not recommended For Children, Language May Offend, Mature Theme.
Ontario PG Mature Theme, Language May Offend.
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

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News About "Fair Game"

Cast and Crew

Fair Game is directed by Doug Liman and stars Naomi Watts, Sean Penn.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Fair Game movie is March 29, 2011. Here are some details…

Fair Game releases to DVD and Blu-ray on March 29, 2011, with the following bonus extra:

- Audio commentary with Valerie Plame Wilson and Joe Wilson.

Related home video titles:

Political thrillers offer plenty of intrigue and suspense. The events surrounding the shooting of the U.S. President is told from several different perspectives in the movie Vantage Point.Based on intelligence from former CIA agent Robert Baer, the R-rated Syriana discloses the back room politics involved in the potential merger of two US oil companies. A UN translator overhears a plot to kill Matobo’s controversial ruler in The Interpreter. The challenges of being a spy are also depicted in the movie Breach, which is based on the true story of a traitor amongst the ranks of the FBI.