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Overall A

Dido Elizabeth Belle (Gugu Mabatha-Raw) was born of a Royal Navy Admiral (Matthew Goode) and his black West Indies' mistress, and then raised by her great-uncle Lord Mansfield (Tom Wilkinson) in England. The young woman, who bears the color of her mother, now struggles to be accepted in an aristocratic society where her "type" is usually allocated to the class of slave.

Violence B+
Sexual Content B
Profanity A-
Substance Use A-

MPAA Rating: PG for thematic elements, some language and brief smoking images.

Why is Belle rated PG?

Official MPAA Rating: Belle is rated PG for for thematic elements, some language and brief smoking images.

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Violence: A man rough-handles a woman and makes verbal threats. The intentional drowning of slaves is discussed and brought to trial.

Sexual Content: An illegitimate child is discussed. Some mild sexual references are made. Characters embrace and kiss. Women wear cleavage revealing dresses.

Language: One mild profanity and a few terms of deity are used. Racial slurs are heard.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Social drinking is portrayed.

Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G
Alberta PG
Manitoba G Mature Theme.
Ontario PG Mature Theme.
Quebec G
Martimes Not Rated
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