Sicko parents guide


Overall B

Agree with him or not, Michael Moore is a filmmaker who courts controversy, sometimes to the point of overshadowing his work. In the movie, Sicko, the American Health Care system (or lack there of) goes under his knife.

Release date June 28, 2007

Violence B
Sexual Content B
Profanity C-
Substance Use B

Why is Sicko rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Sicko PG-13 for brief, strong language.

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is Sicko rated PG-13? Sicko is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for brief, strong language.

A lack of adequate health care causes serious consequences for many patients. One man sutures his own open wound. Another describes the loss of fingers and a woman discusses the death of her husband. A man’s bare buttocks are shown during a medical visit. A strong expletive, vulgarities, profanities and a slang term for male anatomy are used.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse Language and Nudity.
Alberta PG
Manitoba PG Mature Theme.Coarse Language, Mature Theme, Not Recommended for Children-----
Ontario PG Mature Theme, Not Recommended for Young Children.
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

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News About "Sicko"

Cast and Crew

Sicko is directed by and stars Michael Moore.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Sicko movie is November 5, 2007. Here are some details…

Michael Moore’s editorial about America’s ailing health care system releases to DVD on November 6, 2007.

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In the drama, John Q, a father takes an emergency room hostage in an effort to get medical attention for his dying child. Michael Moore explores the relationship between Americans and their Northern neighbors in his comedy Canadian Bacon.

DVD Notes: Sicko