Why is Much Ado About Nothing rated PG-13?
Official MPAA Rating: Much Ado About Nothing is rated PG-13 for for some sexuality and brief drug use.
Violence: A character threatens another by showing him a gun. Characters lie and try to deceive others. A man says he wants to kill himself after being shamed by his daughter. One man slaps another across the face.
Sexual Content: A couple is seen in bed together. Several shots of fondling and lovemaking activities are shown. A couple appears to be having sex in front of an open window. Both are mostly clothed. A man begins to undress a woman and kiss her breasts. Other kissing and embracing is shown. A female character is seen in her underwear.
Language: The script contains brief terms of Deity, mild profanities and some crude sexual dialogue.
Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters drink frequently and a character becomes drunken. Characters smoke marijuana.