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Portia (Tina Fey) is a university admissions officer who usually doesn't have any trouble saying, "No." But when she is asked to consider a student with substandard grades (who might be the baby she secretly gave up for adoption years ago), she admits she wants to say, "Yes." Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: C
Language: D+
Drugs/Alcohol: B+
Run Time: 107
Theater Release: 22 Mar 2013
Video Release: 09 Jul 2013
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Admission is rated PG-13: for language and some sexual material.

Director: Paul Weitz
Cast: Tina Fey, Paul Rudd, Nat Wolff, Gloria Reuben
Studio: 203 Focus Features
Website: Official site for Admission.

Detailed Review

Getting into Princeton University apparently depends on a good advocate in the Admission Office as much as a great academic record—although a spot on a sailing team doesn’t hurt.… 
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Why Is Admission Rated PG-13?

Violence: A woman fires a gun at a man. Adults argue briefly. A… 
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