Why is The Flying Scotsman rated PG-13?
Official MPAA Rating: The Flying Scotsman is rated PG-13 for
Violence: A child is chased and thrown to the ground by schoolyard bullies who again taunt him as an adult. Characters steal used bike parts. A man attempts suicide. Another suicide is discussed.
Sexual Content: A man undresses down to his underwear in a non-sexual situation. An unmarried couple lives together. A couple kisses.
Language: The script includes numerous profanities including multiple strong sexual expletives. Some brief name-calling is also used.
Alcohol / Drug Use: Frequent alcohol use is depicted including a character who drinks while depressed.