Where in the World is Osama Bin Laden parents guide

Where in the World is Osama Bin Laden

Overall A-

Documentarian Morgan Spurlock (of Super Size Me fame) is about to become a father. His worries about the kind of world he is bringing a child into leads him to ask a lot of questions about America's war on terror and to search the Middle East for some answers.

Release date May 8, 2008

Violence C-
Sexual Content B
Profanity D
Substance Use B-

Why is Where in the World is Osama Bin Laden rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Where in the World is Osama Bin Laden PG-13 for some strong language.

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Why is Where in the World is Osama Bin Laden rated PG-13? Where in the World is Osama Bin Laden is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for some strong language.

This documentary discusses topics that are most suitable for older teens and adults. While dealing with issues of violence and terrorism, there is little violence shown on screen, although there is one actual killing by soldiers of an unknown man. We don’t see the shooting, but we hear it and moments later see them carrying the body. The opening sequences show the filmmaker learning techniques to avoid being killed or kidnapped while on his expedition. These include a simulated shooting where a pretend victim is seen lying on the ground with a bloody head wound. Occasional ammunition fire is heard. One scene shows the film crew surrounded by people who begin pushing and shouting at them to get them to leave the neighborhood. At least five sexual expletives are included (which is very unusual for a US MPAA PG-13 rated movie). As well, there are other infrequent uses of moderate and mild profanities, plus some sexual innuendo. A few people are seen smoking (one very briefly from a device of some type). Derogatory and negative remarks are voiced toward Osama Bin Laden and Americans (particularly the current US administration). People living in distress and poverty are seen. A childbirth is included with no explicit visual details.

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Where in the World is Osama Bin Laden
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse Language, Violence.
Alberta PG Coarse Language
Manitoba PG Mature Theme. Language May Offend.-----
Ontario PG Mature Theme, Language May Offend.
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

News About "Where in the World is Osama Bin Laden"

Cast and Crew

Where in the World is Osama Bin Laden is directed by and stars Morgan Spurlock.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Where in the World is Osama Bin Laden movie is August 25, 2008. Here are some details…

Where in the World is Osama Bin Laden? Find out with the DVD release of this documentary film presented in widescreen, with English and Spanish subtitles.

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Documentarian Morgan Spurlock also made the film Super Size Me. The psychology of suicide bombers is explored in Paradise Now.