Why is Nine rated PG-13?
Official MPAA Rating: Nine is rated PG-13 for PG-13 for sexual content and smoking.
This Broadway adaptation includes numerous depictions of women wearing skimpy costumes and other revealing clothing. Characters engage in erotic dance moves and some sexually suggestive conversations. Young boys pay a woman to perform a striptease act for them. At least two married couples are involved in adulterous relationships. A woman attempts to entice a man up to her room. Characters smoke frequently, as well as drink in social settings and at home. On one occasion a character misuses pharmaceutical drugs. A religious leader beats a child with a stick as punishment for misbehavior. The script contains infrequent profanities and several terms of Christian Deity.