FILM TITLE: THE IMMIGRANT
GENRE:
CONSUMER ADVICE: 16 L N
DISTRIBUTOR: UNITED INTERNATIONAL PICTURES
DIRECTOR: JAMES GRAY
MAIN CAST: MARION COTILLARD
JOAQUIN PHOENIX
LANGUAGE: STRONG IMPACT INFREQUENT
NUDITY: MILD MODERATE IMPACT FREQUENT
PREJUDICE: NONE
SEX: LOW IMPACT DISCREETLY IMPLIED
VIOLENCE: MODERATE IMPACT , REALISTIC , INFREQUENT
BLASPHEMY: NONE
DRUG ABUSE: NONE
COMMENTS: COMPLEX AND MATURE THEMES EXPLORED IN THIS FILM ARE LIGHT OF IMMIGRANTS, FAMILY LOVE, BEING FORCED INTO PROSTUTION,FAITH , LIES , WOMEN TREATED AS OBJECTS OF DESIRE , SURVIVAL , BETRAYAL , LEARNING THE POWER OF FORGIVENESS. THEMES ARE UNPACKED SENSITIVELY , HOWEVER IT DEALS WITH HARD HITTING, REALISTIC ISSUES THAT IMMIGRANTS ARE FACED WITH AND THE EXPLOITATION OF THE WOMEN WHO ARE FORCED INTO PROSTITUTION AND IF THEY FAIL TO COMPLY ARE THREATENED TO BE DEPORTED. WOMEN ARE PARADED INFRONT OF LECHEROUS MEN AS OBJECTS OF DESIRE . THEMES ARE AIMED AT A MATURE AUDIENCE AND MAY BE TREATED IN WAYS THAT MAY BE DISTRESSING , DISTURBING , CONFUSING , UPSETTING AND MAY EVEN BE MISLEADING , ENCOURAGING ANTI SOCIAL ATTITUDES AND BEHAVIOUR IN IMPRESSIONABLE MINDS. MATERIAL IS NOT SUITABLE FIR CHILDREN UNDER 16 YEARS WHO MAY FIND IT PSYCHOLOGICALLY DISTURNING.