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Salmon Fishing in the Yemen

When a sheik's (Amr Waked) dream of bringing the sport of salmon fishing to the Middle East attracts the attention of the media, the reluctant brains behind the eccentric experiment -- (Ewan McGregor and Emily Blunt) -- suddenly find their unlikely-to-succeed undertaking being paraded before the public. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C+
Violence: C+
Sexual Content: C+
Language: C-
Drugs/Alcohol: C+
Run Time: 108
Theater Release: 09 Mar 2012
Video Release: 17 Jul 2012
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Salmon Fishing in the Yemen is rated PG-13: for some violence and sexual content, and brief language.

Director: Lasse Hallström
Cast: Ewan McGregor, Emily Blunt, Amr Waked, Kristin Scott Thomas
Studio: 2012 CBS Films
Website: Official site for Salmon Fishing in the Yemen.

Detailed Review

Movies are strong purveyors of the “nothing is impossible” philosophy, and that seems to be the theme best summed up in Salmon Fishing in the Yemen. This fish tale… 
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Why Is Salmon Fishing in the Yemen Rated PG-13?

Violence: An assassin attempts to shoot a man. Men break into a dam and… 
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Sheikh Mohammad determines to teach Dr. Jones a lesson on faith. To what areas… 
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