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Overall C

What would you do if you knew the wife (Winona Ryder) of your best friend (Kevin James) was having an affair? In this comedy, to tell or not to tell is the dilemma facing Ronny Valentine (Vince Vaughn).

Violence C+
Sexual Content C-
Profanity D+
Substance Use C-

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for mature thematic elements involving sexual content

Why is The Dilemma rated PG-13?

Official MPAA Rating: The Dilemma is rated PG-13 for for mature thematic elements involving sexual content

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Violence: Characters engage in fistfights on several occasions, often resulting in bloody noses or facial injuries. A man attacks another man and his car with a baseball bat.

Sexual Content: An unmarried couple undresses during a sexual encounter. Female buttock nudity is shown. Couples kiss on several occasions.

Language: An extreme sexual expletive, crude hand gestures, scatological slang, profanities and terms of Deity are used in this script as well as crude sexual terms and sexual dialogue.

Alcohol / Drug Use: A man admits to being high on Oxycontin. Characters drink at home and in social settings on numerous occasions.

Other: Characters withhold the truth and lie to others. A man deals with a gambling addiction. Characters are unfaithful in their relationships.

The Dilemma
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse Language, Nudity, Violence.
Alberta PG Coarse Language.
Manitoba PG Mature Theme, Language May Offend.
Ontario PG Mature Theme, Language May Offend.
Quebec G Not recommended for Young Children.
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG