Picture from Magic Mike

In a script that reflects his own life, Channing Tatum plays a male stripper who mentors a young man (Alex Pettyfer) just breaking into the business.

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

Why is Magic Mike rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Magic Mike is rated R for for pervasive sexual content, brief graphic 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:

Violence:

- Portrayals of non-graphic violence (fighting).

Sexual Content:

- Frequent use of crude and sexual language and references.


- Several scenes of nudity, depicting breasts, buttocks and genitalia, in sexual and non-sexual contexts.

- Nudity in a sexual situation.

- Frequent sexually suggestive scenes, often in a strip club context.

- Implied sexual activity.

- Crude content.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Fondling.

Language:

- Frequent use of expletives and coarse language (approximately 220 instances).

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

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- Frequent use of scatological slang and profanity

- Limited use of slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Alcohol abuse.


- Three scenes of drug use involving marijuana, GHB and ecstasy.

- Frequent tobacco use.