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The Terminal

Tom Hanks plays Viktor Navorski, a man from a small European country whose government happens to get overthrown while he is in transit to New York City. As a result, his passport is no longer considered valid when he lands at JFK Airport. With all flights cancelled to his homeland he can't return, and without the proper traveling papers he can't enter the United States. So the refugee finds himself trapped in The Terminal. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: A
Violence: B+
Sexual Content: B
Language: C
Drugs/Alcohol: B+
Theater Release: 17 Jun 2004
Video Release: 22 Nov 2004
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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The Terminal is rated PG-13: for brief language and drug references.

Cast: Tom Hanks, Stanley Tucci, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Steven Spielberg
Studio: 2004 Universal Studios Home Entertainment

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