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Mavis Gary (Charlize Theron) blows into her former hometown like an ill wind. Her soul purpose for the visit is to win back her high school boyfriend (Patrick Wilson), and she won't let little things like his wife and baby stand in her way.

MPAA Rating: R for language and some sexual content.

Why is Young Adult rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Young Adult is rated R for for language and some sexual content.

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:

Violence:

Sexual Content:

- Sexual references and innuendo.

- Sexual language and slurs.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Implied sexual activity.

Language:

- Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in non-sexual contexts.

- Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, mild profanity, and vulgar expressions

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Alcohol abuse.