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When Issa Karpov (Grigoriy Dobrygin) illegally immigrates to Germany, the Muslim man claims to be a victim escaping torture. But suspicious officials (one played by Philip Seymour Hoffman) fear he may actually be a terrorist.
Why Is A Most Wanted Man Rated R?
A Most Wanted Man is rated R for language.
Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in A Most Wanted Man...This additional information about the movie's content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Brief non-graphic violence.
- Depiction of punching.
- Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand violence with no blood or detail.
- Infrequent portrayals of the after-effects of torture, with no blood and some detail.
- Infrequent references to torture and sexual assault, with little detail.
- Some scenes may frighten children.
- Three instances of sexual language.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Sexual references.
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive, sometimes in an aggressive or sexual context.
- Infrequent use of cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions.
Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Frequent portrayals of tobacco and alcohol use,
Extra info about this movie
From the Studio:
When a half-Chechen, half-Russian, brutally tortured immigrant turns up in Hamburg’s Islamic community, laying claim to his father’s ill gotten fortune, both German and US security agencies take a close interest: as the clock ticks down and the stakes rise, the race is on to establish this most wanted man’s true identity - oppressed victim or destruction-bent extremist? Based on John le Carré‘s novel, A MOST WANTED MAN is a contemporary, cerebral tale of intrigue, love, rivalry, and politics that prickles with tension right through to its last heart-stopping scene. —Written by Roadside Attractions
This movie is releasing after the death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman.
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