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There is a price to be paid for keeping one's mouth shut, and Dom Hemmingway (Jude Law) intends to collect. Having spent twelve silent years in prison, the safe cracker expects some cash from his former boss (Demian Bichir).

MPAA Rating: R for sexual content, nudity, pervasive language, some violence and drug use.

Why is Dom Hemingway rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Dom Hemingway is rated R for for sexual content, nudity, pervasive language, some violence and drug use.

Please Note: We have not viewed this movie. The information below is a summary based on data gathered from government and industry sponsored film classification agencies in various global regions.

This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:


- Frequent portrayals of non-graphic violence.

- Brief explicit violence.

- Infrequent portrayals of weapons and hand-to-hand violence, with some blood and detail.

- Depictions of beating.

- Occasional gory/grotesque images.

Sexual Content:

- Four scenes of nudity (depicting breasts, buttocks and genitalia), in sexual and non-sexual contexts.

- Implied sexual activity.

- Two sexually suggestive scenes.

- Implied sexual activity.

- Frequent use of crude and descriptive sexual language, references and innuendo.

- Embracing and kissing.


- Pervasive use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in a sexual or aggressive context.

- Frequent use of scatological slang, profanity, cursing, and vulgar expressions.

- Slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:

- Alcohol abuse.

- Frequent tobacco use.

- Portrayals of illegal drug use (involving cocaine) in a recreational context.

Dom Hemingway
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Sexually Suggestive Scene, Coarse and Sexual Language.
Alberta 14A Crude Coarse Language, Sexual Content.
Manitoba 18A Brutal Violence, Crude Content, Substance/Alcohol Abuse.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Sexual Content
Quebec 13+ Violence, Vulgar Language.
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video 14A