What age rating is Sisters?

What age rating is Sisters?

Sisters is rated R by the MPAA for crude sexual content and language throughout, and for drug use.

Is The Magdalene Sisters a true story?

“The Magdalene Sisters” focuses on the true stories of three girls who fell into the net. As the film opens, we see Margaret (Anne-Marie Duff) lured aside by a relative at a family wedding, and raped. This is not fiction; the screenplay, by director Peter Mullan, is based on testimony by Magdalene inmates.

Why is Sisters rated TV MA?

Parents need to know that The Sister is a British psychological thriller that contains lots of mature content. There’s cursing (“f–k” and “s–t”) and strong sexual content, including a simulated sex act (without nudity). There are also scenes of attempted murder and death, and some characters are poisoned.

Who are the real Magdalene Sisters?

Four young women – Margaret (raped by her cousin), Bernadette (too beautiful and coquettish), Rose (an unmarried mother) and Crispina (an intellectually disabled unmarried mother) – are forced by their families or caretakers into the Magdalene asylum.

How many seasons of sisters are on Netflix?

Sisters (Australian TV series)

Original language English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 7

Does Netflix have The Magdalene Sisters?

Sorry, The Magdalene Sisters is not available on American Netflix.

When did the last Magdalene laundry closed in Ireland?

September 25, 1996
On this day, September 25, 1996, the last remaining Magdalene Laundry in Ireland closed its doors, three years after the discovery of 155 bodies revealed the long-term abuse of young women. The brutal treatment of women and girls in Ireland’s Magdalene Laundries was largely unknown until the 1990s.

What rating PG 13?

PG-13: Parents Strongly Cautioned, Some Material May Be Inappropriate for Children Under 13. This rating is a stronger caution for parents that content included may not be appropriate for children under 13 (pre-teen ages). This may include stronger language, extended violence or sexual situations and drug-use.

What is it rated R?

RRestricted. Children Under 17 Require Accompanying Parent or LEGAL Guardian. An R-rated motion picture, in the view of the Rating Board, contains some adult material.

Does Sisters have an apostrophe?

You need to study how the possessive is used in English. For a singular noun (like “sister”), we add apostrophe s (“sister’s”). For a plural noun ending in s, we just add an apostrophe. (If you had more than one sister sharing a room, it would be your sisters’ room.)

Is Sisters a good show?

An absolute gem of a tv series, Sisters is now streaming on Netflix. Follow Julia who navigates the chaos her father created when he used his own donations to fertilise hundreds of women throughout his career as a Noble Prize winning geneticist. It’s packed with drama, comedy and is completely engaging.

When was the last Magdalene laundry closed?

Who are the girls in the Magdalene Sisters?

In 1964, three teenage Irish girls are sent to a Magdalene asylum, an archaic home for “fallen women,” though their crimes aren’t criminal. Rose (Dorothy Duffy) is pregnant out of wedlock, Bernadette (Nora-Jane Noone) has been caught flirting with a boy at school, and Margaret (Anne-Marie Duff) is sentenced for having been raped by a family member.

Is the movie The Magdalene Sisters a Catholic movie?

This film projects an unending parade of wicked people performing wicked acts. It doesn’t condemn Catholicism, it indicts the operation by the church in Ireland of one type of soul and body destroying evil. The Church can no more defend the Magdalene asylums than it can the predatory pedophiles in the priesthood.

When was the last time the Magdalene Sisters were closed?

The Magdalene Laundries flourished through the 1970s and processed some 30,000 victims; the last were closed in 1996. “The Magdalene Sisters” is a harrowing look at institutional cruelty, perpetrated by the Catholic Church in Ireland, and justified by a perverted hysteria about sex.