Why is Non-Stop rated PG-13?
Official MPAA Rating: Non-Stop is rated PG-13 for for intense sequences of action and violence, some language, sensuality and drug references.
Violence: Portrayals of brutal beatings include stabbing, fighting, shooting and an explosion. Characters die of poisoning. A character is shot in the shoulder. A man has his nose broken. Passengers prepare for a bomb explosion. An airplane makes a dangerous landing. Other moments of peril and panic are depicted, along with some disturbing scenes and blood effects.
Sexual Content: A couple appears to have sex in the seats of business class. Brief sexual references and innuendo are included. Several couples kiss. A man has pictures on his phone of a girl’s cleavage. A man comments about his homosexual brother’s wedding.
Language: The script includes one strong sexual expletive in a non-sexual context, frequent uses of scatological slang, vulgar comments, cursing and terms of Deity, along with some brief sexual comments.
Alcohol / Drug Use:The main character illegally smokes on the plane after covering the smoke detector with duct tape. He is an admitted alcoholic and is shown drinking before his flight. Several other characters also smoke or drink. A character finds a briefcase full of cocaine.