When a spoof becomes no laughing matter.
Rating & Content Info
Why is Rosewater rated R? Rosewater is rated R by the MPAA for language including some crude references, and violent content.This additional information about the movie's content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Brief non-graphic violence.
- Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand violence in the context of torture and interrogation, with no blood or detail.
- Several scenes of violence depicting beating, shooting and rioting in the context of civil unrest, with some blood and little detail.
- Disturbing scenes.
- Sexual references.
- Infrequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in a sexual context.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions.
- Limited use of slurs
Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Tobacco use/smoking.
Page last updated May 19, 2016
|British Columbia||PG||Violence. Coarse and Sexual Language.|
|Manitoba||14A||Disturbing Content, Language May Offend.|
|Ontario||14A||Coarse Language, Violence|
|Quebec||G||Not Recommended For Young Children|
|Canadian Home Video|
We do not have a full review for Rosewater because it is rated R in the US and we usually only review G, PG, and PG-13 movies. However we do have some information about the content you can expect to see in this movie in the Content Details section.
News About "Rosewater"
Cast and Crew
Rosewater is directed by Jon Stewart and stars Gael García Bernal, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Claire Foy.
Rosewater is opening in a limited theatrical release on November 14, 2014.
This movie is based on the memoir of the Iranian born, Canadian citizen Maziar Bahari, Then They Came for Me: A Family's Story of Love, Captivity and Survival (co-written with Aimee Molloy).
After his releases, Jon Stewart met with Maziar Bahari, and the two became friends. Stewart, who is known for his comedy depictions, decided to help Bahari adapt his serious account into this movie, titled Rosewater.
The most recent home video release of Rosewater movie is February 10, 2015. Here are some details…Home Video Notes: Rosewater
Release Date: 10 February 2015
Rosewater releases to home video (Blu-ray + DVD + DIGITAL HD with UltraViolet) with the following extras:
- Digital Copy of Rosewater (Subject to expiration. Go to NBCUCodes.com for details.)
- Includes UltraViolet (Subject to expiration. Go to NBCUCodes.com for details.)
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