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Trying to recapture the good old days, a group of friends (Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Martin Freeman) reunite for a night of drinking only to find the name of the pub (World's End) may be a metaphor for what is happening in their lives.

MPAA Rating: R for pervasive language including sexual references.

Why is The World’s End rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: The World’s End is rated R for for pervasive language including sexual references.

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 non-graphic violence.

- Brief explicit violence.

- Depictions of fighting, beating, decapitation, dismemberment and/or explosion.

- Suspenseful situations with short scenes of scary characters/ images.

- Frequent fantasy and comedic horror.

- Some scenes may frighten children.

Sexual Content:

- Mild sexual references.

- Approximately 11 instances of sexual language.

- Buttock nudity seen in a non-sexual context.

- Crude content.


Approximately 130 instances of coarse language, including:

- Frequent use of the sexual expletive, sometimes in a sexual context.

- Frequent use of profanity, cursing, and scatological slang.

- Infrequent use of sexual references and vulgar expressions.

- Limited use of slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:

- Pervasive portrayals of alcohol use and abuse.

- Frequent tobacco use (smoking).

- Scene of illegal drug use (involving marijuana) for recreational purposes.

The World’s End
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Coarse Language.
Alberta 14A Crude Coarse Language.
Manitoba 14A Not Recommended for Children. Coarse Language.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Violence, Substance Abuse,
Quebec 13+ Vulgar Language.
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video 14A

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