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Don Jon (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) is a single man deeply devoted to his family, friends, church and … porn. But as he dabbles in this addiction he discovers it is affecting his other devotions, especially his relationships with women.

MPAA Rating: R for strong graphic sexual material and dialogue throughout, nudity, language and some drug use.

Why is Don Jon rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Don Jon is rated R for for strong graphic sexual material and dialogue throughout, nudity, language and some 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:


- Brief explicit violence.

Sexual Content:

- Full frontal nudity in a sexual situation.

- Implied sexual activity.

- Simulated sexual activity.

- Frequent portrayals of sexual activity (sometimes in a pornography context) with detail and breast nudity.

- Frequent breast nudity in sexual and non-sexual contexts, often shown in a pornography context.

- Frequent descriptions of sexual activity.

- Sexual language, innuendo and references.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Fondling.


- Approximately 190 instances of coarse language and profanity including:

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

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

Alcohol / Drug Use:

- Two scenes of illegal drug use for recreational purposes (involving marijuana).

- Substance abuse.

Don Jon
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 18A Frequent Sexually Suggestive Scenes.
Alberta 18A Sexual Content.
Manitoba R
Ontario 18A Coarse Language, Sexual Content, Substance Abuse.
Quebec 16+ Eroticism, Vulgar Language.
Martimes 18A
Canadian Home Video 18A