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Overall D+

The rules for the Cider House were written long ago, but not until Homer Wells (Toby Maguire) comes to work at the orchard in the 1940's do the illiterate apple pickers of the run-down residence hear what the rules are.

Violence C
Sexual Content D
Profanity B
Substance Use B-

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for mature thematic elements, sexuality, nudity, substance abuse and some violence

Why is The Cider House Rules rated PG-13?

Official MPAA Rating: The Cider House Rules is rated PG-13 for for mature thematic elements, sexuality, nudity, substance abuse and some violence

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The Cider House Rules
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Suggestive scenes, nudity, violence
Alberta 14A Mature theme
Manitoba Not Rated ViolenceMature subject matter-----
Ontario Not Rated Mature theme
Quebec G Not advisable for children
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video PG