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Still shot from the movie: Admission.


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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Why Is Admission Rated PG-13?

Violence: A woman fires a gun at a man. Adults argue briefly. A woman runs into a parked car. Brief moments of peril occur.

Sexual Content: Characters breakup after living together for 10 years when the man gets another woman pregnant. Couples kiss and hug. A couple is shown in separate stalls in a large showering complex. Two different unmarried couples sleep together. One couple is shown in bed together. A woman makes a comment about “getting lucky”. A woman wears a low cut shirt.

Language: The script contains a strong sexual expletive, mild sexual comments, frequent profanities, vulgar comments and scatological slang along with terms of Deity.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters drink with dinner and at social gatherings. References to drugs and tobacco are included.

Other: Characters engage in unethical behavior that includes changing school records, failing to reveal conflicting interests and dishonesty. Characters help deliver a cow’s calf.

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