14A(14A)

Synopsis

Persian-language Crime/Drama. In Iran, a team of police officers (Payman Maadi, Houman Kiai, Maziar Seyedi) hunt for a drug kingpin (Navid Mohammadzadeh).

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of vulgar expressions, scatological slang, and cursing
  • Infrequent portrayals of weapons and hand-to-hand violence, some in a capital punishment context - little blood, some detail
  • Frequent portrayals of illegal substance use in addiction and trafficking contexts - little detail; infrequent portrayals of smoking and alcohol use in a recreational context - little detail

Thematic elements

  • Modern life in Iran
  • Crime and punishment
  • Perspectives on the drug trade

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for frequent substance use

Classification date

March 25, 2020