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Irresponsible behavior gets the glory treatment in this tale of three teens intent on improving their "cool" image. So the trio (Thomas Mann, Oliver Cooper, Jonathan Daniel Brown) throws a birthday bash -- but it keeps growing bigger and brasher, with sex, drugs and rock'n roll running out of control.

Why is Project X rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Project X is rated R for R for crude and sexual content throughout, nudity, drugs, drinking, pervasive language, reckless behavior and mayhem - all involving teens.

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:


- Frequent explicit violence.

- Non-graphic violence.

- Infrequent weapons and hand-to-hand violence shown in some detail.

- Animal cruelty.

- Bullying.

- Disturbing scenes.

Sexual Content:

- Frequent, aggressive use of crude and descriptive sexual language,references and innuendo.

- Brief portrayals of sexual activity (with breast nudity).

- Frequent breast nudity in a non-sexual context.

- Embracing, kissing and fondling.

- Infrequent portrayals of crude bodily functions, shown in some detail.

- Crude content.


- Pervasive use of the sexual expletive and variations, some times in a sexual context.

- Frequent use of scatological slang, sexual and ethno-cultural slurs, and vulgar expressions.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Frequent, detailed portrayals of illegal drug use for recreational purposes.

- Detailed alcohol abuse.

- Tobacco use.