The Reader parents guide

The Reader

Release date January 9, 2009

Michael Berg (Ralph Fiennes) is still haunted by a steamy love affair he had as a teenager (played by David Kross) with an older woman (Kate Winslet) named Hannah Schmitz. What began as reading books to an attractive stranger eventually leads to a heart-searching examination of himself and society when Michael later learns Hannah's past may include committing criminal atrocities during WWII.

Why is The Reader rated R? The MPAA rated The Reader R for some scenes of sexuality and nudity.

The Reader
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 18A Sexually Suggestive Scenes.
Alberta 18A Sexual Content.
Manitoba 18A Sexual Content.
Ontario 14A Nudity, Sexual Content.
Quebec 13+ Eroticism.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 18A

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Cast and Crew

The Reader is directed by and stars Kate Winslet, Ralph Fiennes, David Kross, Bruno Ganz.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Reader movie is April 14, 2009. Here are some details…