Hotel Rwanda parents guide

Hotel Rwanda

Overall A-

During an approximate 100-day period in 1994, while North Americans were fixated on making money in a new economic age, the African country of Rwanda was home to an atrocity that would eventually set itself in history as one of the largest genocides on the planet.

Release date February 4, 2005

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

Why is Hotel Rwanda rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Hotel Rwanda PG-13 on appeal for violence, disturbing images and brief strong language.

Run Time: 121 minutes

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Hotel Rwanda
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Violence
Alberta 14A Violence
Manitoba 14A Not Recommended for Children, Violence, Disturbing Content
Ontario 14A Mature Theme, Violence, Disturbing Content
Quebec G Not For Children
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video 14A

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Cast and Crew

Hotel Rwanda is directed by and stars Don Cheadle, Desmond Dube.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Hotel Rwanda movie is April 12, 2005. Here are some details…

The DVD release of Hotel Rwanda brings greater understanding to the crisis and the harrowing true story upon which the movie is based by including two documentaries: “A Message for Peace: Making Hotel Rwanda” and “Return to Rwanda.” Director Terry George and the real-life subject of the film, Paul Rusesabagina, provide commentary to the movie, with actor Don Cheadle and musician Wyclef Jean adding annotations to selected scenes. Audio tracks are available in English (Dolby Digital 5.1) and French (Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround), with English, Spanish and French subtitles.

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