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In A World…

Ever notice how most movie trailers begin with a male voice saying, "In a world…"? Well, that's not the only cliché in the voice over industry. In that world, women don't do the narrating. And that gender bias is something Carol (Lake Bell), the daughter of a famous voice over actor (Fred Melamed), wants to change. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C+
Violence: A
Sexual Content: C
Language: D
Drugs/Alcohol: C
Run Time: 93
Theater Release: 23 Aug 2013
Video Release: 21 Jan 2014
MPAA Rating: R
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Why Is In A World… Rated R?

Violence: None noted.

Sexual Content: Unmarried couples are depicted as having sexual relationships (activity is implied and discussed, with few details shown). A woman is seen using a toilet. Frequent sexual banter is heard, which includes detailed discussions, crude slang terms, anatomical names for body parts and slurs. Characters discuss their sexual conquests. Male buttock nudity briefly seen in a steam room. Infidelity is referred to. Married characters flirt with people other than their spouses, and details of an implied adulterous relationship are discussed. Characters are shown embracing, kissing and in bed together.

Language: A strong sexual expletive is used about a dozen times, some of which are in a sexual context. Scatological slang, mild and moderate profanity and terms of deity are used frequently. Developmental slurs and sexual language is heard.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Alcohol is use at parties and social setting. Some characters are depicted as inebriated. The abuse of alcohol and prescription drugs in mentioned. A character uses sleeping pills.

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