Why is Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy rated R?
Official MPAA Rating: Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy is rated R for for violence, some sexuality/nudity and language.
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.
- Occasional gory and grotesque images.
- Some scenes may frighten children.
- Frequent portrayals of and references to gun, weapons and hand-to-hand violence, sometimes in a torture context (with some blood and detail shown)>
- Depictions of shooting and beating.
- Infrequent portrayals of corpses, with blood, gore and detail.
- Breasts, buttock and genitalia nudity seen in a sexual context.
—Simulated and implied sexual activity.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Sexual references an innuendo.
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive, some in a sexual context.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing and profanity.
- Infrequent use of ethno-cultural slurs.
Drugs and Alcohol:
- Frequent tobacco use.