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Morning Glory


Nov 10, 2010

Latest Home Video

Mar 08, 2011

MPAA Rating



Roger Michell


Rachel McAdams
Harrison Ford
Diane Keaton


2010 Paramount Pictures

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Still shot from the movie: Morning Glory.

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Rachel McAdams plays Becky Fuller, an aspiring producer, who jumps at the chance of trying to save the ratings of a TV morning show. The challenge is made even greater by the fact the two egocentric anchors co-hosting the program (played by Diane Keaton and Harrison Ford) loath one another.

Content Details

Why Is Morning Glory Rated PG-13?

Morning Glory is rated PG-13 for some sexual content including dialogue, language and brief drug references.

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Morning Glory...

Violence: A man fires at birds with his rifle while hunting.

Sexual Content: Characters exchange banter that often includes crude sexual comments, crass anatomical references and a brief reference to prostitution. A couple passionately kisses while stumbling around a house and awkwardly undressing. A woman is seen in her shirt and panties. It is implied that they later engage in more sexual activity. A girl comments about a box of condoms she received from her coworkers. A man invites a girl to engage in his sexual fantasy.

Language: The script includes a strong sexual expletive along with the same word partially spoken on several occasions. Frequent profanities, some scatological slang and other vulgar terms are also used in the script.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Brief references are made to illegal drugs. A man comments about feeling suicidal while drinking. He later spends the evening bar hopping. Infrequent alcohol use is shown in social settings. A woman takes prescription pills on several occasions. A man smokes a cigar.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

PG Coarse Language.
AB PG Coarse Language, Mature Subject Matter.
MB PG Not recommended For Young Children, Language May Offend.
ON PG Language May Offend.

Canadian Home Video Rating: PG

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Details on home video releases of Morning Glory...

Morning Glory releases to DVD and Blu-ray on March 8, 2011.with the following bonus extras:

- Commentary by Director Roger Michell and Writer Aline Brosh McKenna

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