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Overall C

This film adaption of a Broadway musical is about Guido Contini (Daniel Day-Lewis). He may be a world famous film director, but the man isn't directing his private life with quite the same polish. Nor would he like the spotlight to be pointed at the many women who play a role there, such as his wife (Marion Cotillard), his mistress (Penelope Cruz), and his mother (Sophia Loren).

Violence B
Sexual Content C
Profanity B
Substance Use C

MPAA Rating: PG-13 PG-13 for sexual content and smoking.

Why is Nine rated PG-13?

Official MPAA Rating: Nine is rated PG-13 for PG-13 for sexual content and smoking.

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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.

Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG
Alberta PG Mild Sexual References, Frequent Smoking.
Manitoba PG Mature Theme.
Ontario PG Mature Theme.
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG