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A Most Wanted Man

Released

Jul 25, 2014

MPAA Rating

R

Director

Anton Corbijn

Cast

Philip Seymour Hoffman
Rachel McAdams
Robin Wright
Willem Dafoe
Grigoriy Dobrygin

Studio

2014 Roadside Attractions

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Still shot from the movie: A Most Wanted Man.

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Synopsis

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.

Content Details

Why Is A Most Wanted Man Rated R?

A Most Wanted Man is rated R for language.

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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:

Violence:
- 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.

Sexual Content:
- Three instances of sexual language.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Sexual references.

Language:
- 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 CarrĂ©‘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

A Most Wanted Man is based on a novel by John le Carre.

This movie is releasing after the death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman.

Home Video Viewing Alternatives

Here are some ideas for home video titles that are related to A Most Wanted Man.

Other tales about mysterious persons with equally mysterious motives include The Bourne Identity, To Catch A Thief and Charade.

Trailers & Clips

Canadian Movie Ratings

BC
SK
PG Coarse Language, Violence
AB 14A
MB 14A Language May Offend, Tobacco Use/Promotion.
ON 14A Coarse Language.
QC G
NB
NS
NL
PE
14A

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