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Rating & Content Info
Why is Ghost Town rated PG-13? Ghost Town is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for some strong language, sexual humor and drug references.
The use of two strong sexual expletives and a host of other profanities, sexual innuendos and crude nicknames are an unfortunate distraction from this lively story about ghosts. Bertram’s insular and narrow-minded view of other ethnic, cultural and religious practices are also played for humor. Along with the theme of an adulterous spouse, sexual content involves brief jokes about hookers, porn films and the sex trade. A prolonged discussion of a mummified male sexual organ and the depiction of a naked ghost (without explicit nudity) are also included. Violent meetings between a bus and a pedestrian take place on screen—although shocking no blood or gore is shown. Conversations about death and medical procedures frequent the film. Social drinking is portrayed, as is a brief scene of health care workers smoking. Following a difficult break-up, a man begs another doctor for prescription drugs to deal with his feelings.
Page last updated May 1, 2009
|British Columbia||PG||Coarse Language|
|Manitoba||PG||Language May Offend.|
|Ontario||14A||Mature Theme, Language May Offend.|
|Canadian Home Video||PG|
News About "Ghost Town"
Cast and Crew
Ghost Town is directed by and stars Ricky Gervais, Tea Leoni, Greg Kinnear,.
The most recent home video release of Ghost Town movie is December 27, 2008. Here are some details…
Release Date: 30 December 2008
Ghost Town materializes on DVD and Blu-ray with the following skeletons in its closet: an audio commentary with director David Koep and actor Ricky Gervais, a making-of Ghost Town, a look at the film’s Ghostly Effects, and the featurette Some People Can Do It. The DVD comes with audio tracks in Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround (English, French and Spanish), with subtitles in English, French and Spanish. The Blu-ray disc offers audio tracks in Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround (English, French and Spanish), with subtitles in English, French, Portuguese and Spanish.
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