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American Pie

Jim (Jason Biggs), Oz ( Chris Klein), Finch ( Eddie Kaye Thomas) and Kevin (Thomas Ian Nicholas) are high school seniors that make a pledge to lose their virginity before prom night. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: D-
Violence: A-
Sexual Content: D-
Language: D-
Drugs/Alcohol: C
Run Time: 95
Theater Release: 09 Jul 1999
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MPAA Rating: R
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American Pie is rated R: for strong sexuality, crude sexual dialogue, language and drinking, all involving teens.

Director: Paul Weitz
Cast: Jason Biggs, Chris Klein, Thomas Ian Nicholas, Eddie Kaye Thomas, Seann William Scott
Studio: 1999 Universal Pictures

Detailed Review

American Pie's story is criminally simple: Four high school senior boys are convinced that going to college as virgins is akin to a death sentence. "They'll have special dorms… 
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Why Is American Pie Rated R?

Portrayals of teens engaging in sexual activities (masturbation, oral sex, and the use of other… 
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If any of your children have seen this movie, be aware that sexual behaviors (at… 
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