Mother Teresa parents guide

Mother Teresa

Overall A

What can one person do to make a difference in the world? A lot--especially if that person is Mother Teresa. Yet how did a humble nun serving on the streets of Calcutta become a household name, a Nobel Peace Prize winner and a saint? Find out in this movie, starring Olivia Hussey.

Release date October 18, 2003

Violence C+
Sexual Content A
Profanity A
Substance Use A

Why is Mother Teresa rated Not Rated? The MPAA rated Mother Teresa Not Rated

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Mother Teresa
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Mother Teresa rated Not Rated? Mother Teresa is rated Not Rated by the MPAA

The movie focuses on the incredible accomplishments of a humble nun who determines to help the poor and needy. Demonstrating due to civil and religious unrest, angry men begin to fight and gunshots are heard. Bloody wounds are shown from combat and accidental injury. A man threatens a woman with a knife and an angry mob throws stones. Men, women and children are shown begging for food. Illness and death are discussed and implied. A nurse holds a saw that is to be used in an amputation operation. Scandals over money, accusations of selling children, and problems over proper permits plague charity efforts.

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Mother Teresa
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 NA

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Home Video

The most recent home video release of Mother Teresa movie is June 12, 2006. Here are some details…

DVD Release Date: 13 June 2006

Originally made for TV, this dramatized biography includes no bonus features with its DVD release. The English audio track is recorded in 5.1 Dolby Surround, and subtitles are available in English and Spanish.

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National Geographic presents an interesting look at the workings of the Catholic Church in their documentary, Inside the Vatican. Nuns play a central role in the movies, Lilies of the Field and The Sound of Music.