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Stephen Myers' (Ryan Gosling) excitement for being part of the team behind presidential hopeful Governor Mike Morris (George Clooney) wanes considerably as he becomes privy to the intricate workings and backroom dealings that are part of the politician's campaign.

MPAA Rating: R for pervasive language.

Why is The Ides of March rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: The Ides of March is rated R for for pervasive language.

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:

Violence:

- Occasional upsetting scenes.

Sexual Content:

- Sexual references and innuendo.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Implied and simulated sexual activity (no nudity).

Language:

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

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

- Limited use of slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Tobacco use.

- Some substance abuse.

The Ides of March
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Coarse Language.
Alberta 14A Coarse Language.
Manitoba 14A Not Recommended For Children, Coarse Language.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language.
Quebec G
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A