Why is Beginners rated R?
Official MPAA Rating: Beginners is rated R for for language and some sexual content
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Occasional disturbing/offensive scenes.
- Some scene may frighten young children.
- Nudity seen in a non-sexual content.
- Brief portrayal of sexual illustration (little detail shown).
- Sexual references and innuendo.
- Use of mild sexual language.
- Embracing and kissing
- Infrequent use of the sexual expletive, once in a sexual context.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang and profanity.
Drugs and Alcohol:
- Tobacco use.