Win Win parents guide

Win Win

Overall C+

Mike Flaherty (Paul Giamatti) is a stressed out, financially failing lawyer who is trying to earn a little extra cash by coaching the high school wrestling team. When the runaway grandson (Alex Shaffer) of a client shows up on his doorstep, he ends up with an extra mouth to feed -- but perhaps also with a star athlete for the struggling school team.

Release date March 18, 2011

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

Why is Win Win rated R? The MPAA rated Win Win R for language.

Run Time: 106 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is Win Win rated R? Win Win is rated R by the MPAA for language.

Violence: A teen character pushes a woman onto a bed and holds his hand over her mouth. A young man sports a black eye that he purportedly got from an adult male.

Sexual Content: Male buttock nudity is seen when a man moons another. Using crude and suggestive terms, a man talks about his wife’s adulterous activities. Some other brief innuendo is included.

Language: The script contains numerous strong sexual expletives, frequent scatological slang, profanities, crude remarks and terms of Deity.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Teens and adults smoke on several occasions, including to relieve stress. The script contains some discussion about the harm of smoking. Characters drink with dinner and in other social settings. A woman’s illegal drug use is frequently discussed.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse Language.
Alberta 14A Coarse Language.
Manitoba 14A Coarse Language.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language.
Quebec G
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A

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Cast and Crew

Win Win is directed by Thomas McCarthy and stars Paul Giamatti, Amy Ryan, Jeffrey Tambor, Alex Shaffer. Melanie Lynskey.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Win Win movie is August 23, 2011. Here are some details…

Win Win releases to DVD and Blu-ray on August 23, 2011, with the following bonus extras:

- Deleted Scenes: Mike Meets with Mrs. Tedesco and Family and Leo Drive to Courthouse

- Tom McCarthy and Joe Tiboni discuss WIN WIN

- David Thompson at Sundance 2011

- In Conversation with Tom McCarthy and Paul Giamatti at Sundance 2011

- Family

- Music Video: Think You Can Wait by The National

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Along with this film, Thomas McCarthy wrote and directed The Visitor. Paul Giamatti can also be seen in The Illusionist and Cinderella Man.

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