Cake parents guide

Cake Parent Guide

Dealing with chronic pain is no cakewalk.

Release date January 23, 2015

A fascination with the suicide of Nina (Anna Kendrick), fellow member of her chronic pain support group, soon has Claire (Jennifer Aniston) getting involved with the dead woman's husband (Sam Worthington) and hallucinating about having conversations with her.

Why is Cake rated R? The MPAA rated Cake R for language, substance abuse and brief sexuality

Run Time: 102 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

Please Note: We have not viewed this movie. The information below is a summary based on data gathered from government and industry sponsored film classification agencies in various global regions.

Why is Cake rated R? Cake is rated R by the MPAA for language, substance abuse and brief sexuality

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

- Brief, non-graphic violence.
- Depiction of beating.
- Discussion of suicide.
- Some scenes may frighten children.

Sexual Content:
- Brief portrayal of sexual activity, with no nudity and some detail.
- Implied sexual activity.
- Fondling.
- Sexual references and innuendo.
- Embracing and kissing.

Approximately 49 instances of coarse and sexual language, including:
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive.
- Frequent use of scatological slang.
- Infrequent use of vulgar expressions and profanity.
- Infrequent use of sexual and developmental slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- References to drugs, alcohol or tobacco use.
- Detailed alcohol and substance abuse.
- Frequent and detailed portrayals of prescription drug abuse.

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Cast and Crew

Cake is directed by Daniel Barnz and stars Jennifer Aniston, Lucy Punch, Felicity Huffman .

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Cake movie is April 21, 2015. Here are some details…

Cake releases to home video on April 21, 2015.

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