Why is Drive rated R?
Official MPAA Rating: Drive is rated R for for strong brutal bloody violence, language and some nudity.
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Visually explicit portrayals of violence, including a shooting and beating.
- Depictions of shooting, stabbing and fighting.
- Frequent graphic violence and brutal detail.
- Detailed gory and grotesque images.
- Upsetting and disturbing scenes.
- Depiction of an automobile accident.
- Several scenes of breast nudity shown in a non-sexual context.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations in a non-sexual context,
- Infrequent use of scatological slang and ethno-cultural slurs.
Drugs and Alcohol:
- References to drugs and alcohol.
- Tobacco use.