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Jan 28, 2011

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May 30, 2011

MPAA Rating



Alejandro González Irritu


Javier Bardem


2010 Roadside Attractions

Still shot from the movie: Biutiful.

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We do not have a full review for this movie because it is rated R in the US and we usually only review G, PG, and PG-13 movies. However we do have details about the content you can expect to see in this movie in the "Content Details" section below.


Uxbal (Javier Bardem) has an unusual ability -- he can read the minds of the recently deceased. This talent leads to an equally unusual life for the desperate man who tries to make his living in the black market of Barcelona.

Content Details

Why Is Biutiful Rated R?

Biutiful is rated R for disturbing images, language, some sexual content, nudity and drug use.

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Biutiful...

This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:


- Frequent, portrayals of corpses, sometimes with gruesome, bloody details.

- Infrequent portrayals of serious medical conditions (blood shown).

- Infrequent portrayals of domestic violence, sometimes involving children.

- Brief portrayals of graphic violence.

- Frequent upsetting and disturbing scenes.

- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.

- Occasional gory and grotesque images.

Sexual Content:

- Breast and buttock nudity seen in sexual contexts.

- Implied sexual activity (little detail).

- Sexual references and innuendo.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Fondling.


- Pervasive use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in a sexual context.

- Frequent use of scatological slang and cursing.

- Limited use of slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Portrayal of illegal drug use.

- Substance abuse.

- Frequent tobacco use.

Home Video Viewing Alternatives

Here are some ideas for home video titles that are related to Biutiful.

Other movies about people whose talents seem to be more of a curse than a blessing include The X-men and Wolverine. Actor Javier Bardem can also be seen in Eat Pray Love.

Canadian Movie Ratings

14A Coarse Language, Nudity.
AB 14A Coarse Language, Nudity, Disturbing Content.
MB 18A Disturbing Content.
ON 14A Coarse Language, Disturbing Content, Subtitled.
QC 13+

Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A

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Details on home video releases of Biutiful...

Biutiful is releasing to home video on May 30, 2011.

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