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Overall B-

What looks like an underdog story about a young man (James Franco) pursuing his dream of attending Annapolis Naval Academy, turns into more of a boxing match when the cadet enters the military school's annual competition.

Violence B-
Sexual Content B-
Profanity C
Substance Use C

Why is Annapolis rated PG-13?

Official MPAA Rating: Annapolis is rated PG-13 for some violence, sexual content and language

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This PG-13 film features many scenes of boxing violence, with blood in some instances. Mild and moderate profanities are heard throughout. No sexual expletives are used, however sexual remarks are made on a few occasions, like when a man mistakenly assumes (thanks to his friends) that a woman is a prostitute. A couple of scenes show alcohol use in bars, including an instance when a man is drinking because he is depressed. One character attempts suicide due to stress. Depictions of betting on boxing matches are included. Many scenes have superior officers verbally intimidating “plebes” (freshmen).