A Most Wanted Man parents guide

A Most Wanted Man

Mysterious intent makes an illegal immigrant a terrorist suspect.

Release date July 25, 2014

When Issa Karpov (Grigoriy Dobrygin) illegally immigrates to Germany, the Muslim man claims to be a victim escaping torture. But suspicious officials (one played by Philip Seymour Hoffman) fear he may actually be a terrorist.

Why is A Most Wanted Man rated R? The MPAA rated A Most Wanted Man R for language.

A Most Wanted Man
Rating & Content Info

Please Note: We have not viewed this movie. The information below is a summary based on data gathered from government and industry sponsored film classification agencies in various global regions.

Why is A Most Wanted Man rated R? A Most Wanted Man is rated R by the MPAA for language.

This additional information about the movie's content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:

- Brief non-graphic violence.
- Depiction of punching.
- Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand violence with no blood or detail.
- Infrequent portrayals of the after-effects of torture, with no blood and some detail.
- Infrequent references to torture and sexual assault, with little detail.
- Some scenes may frighten children.

Sexual Content:
- Three instances of sexual language.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Sexual references.

- Frequent use of the sexual expletive, sometimes in an aggressive or sexual context.
- Infrequent use of cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Frequent portrayals of tobacco and alcohol use,

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A Most Wanted Man
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse Language, Violence
Alberta 14A
Manitoba 14A Language May Offend, Tobacco Use/Promotion.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language.
Quebec G
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A

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Cast and Crew

A Most Wanted Man is directed by Anton Corbijn and stars Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rachel McAdams, Robin Wright, Willem Dafoe, Grigoriy Dobrygin.

From the Studio:

When a half-Chechen, half-Russian, brutally tortured immigrant turns up in Hamburg's Islamic community, laying claim to his father's ill gotten fortune, both German and US security agencies take a close interest: as the clock ticks down and the stakes rise, the race is on to establish this most wanted man's true identity - oppressed victim or destruction-bent extremist? Based on John le Carré's novel, A MOST WANTED MAN is a contemporary, cerebral tale of intrigue, love, rivalry, and politics that prickles with tension right through to its last heart-stopping scene. -- Written by Roadside Attractions

A Most Wanted Man is based on a novel by John le Carre.

This movie is releasing after the death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of A Most Wanted Man movie is November 4, 2014. Here are some details…

A Most Wanted Man releases to home video on November 4, 2014.

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Other tales about mysterious persons with equally mysterious motives include The Bourne Identity, To Catch A Thief and Charade.

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