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We do not have a full review for this movie because it is rated R in the US and we usually only review G, PG, and PG-13 movies. However we do have details about the content you can expect to see in this movie in the "Content Details" section below.
When given only six-months to live, AIDS victim Ron Woodroof takes his health care into his own hands, researching experimental drugs and alternative treatments. Hoping to help others with a similar diagnosis, he starts selling these unapproved medicines through his company, The Dallas Buyers Club.
Why Is Dallas Buyers Club Rated R?
Dallas Buyers Club is rated R for pervasive language, some strong sexual content, nudity and drug use.
Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Dallas Buyers Club...
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Portrayals of non-graphic violence
- Depictions of fighting and choking.
- Detailed disturbing/offensive scenes.
- Frequent portrayals of sexual activity with some breast nudity and detail.
- Infrequent breast and buttock nudity in a non-sexual context.
- Implied sexual activity.
- Simulated sexual activity.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Frequent use of crude sexual language.
- Sexual references, slurs and innuendo.
Approximately 200 instances of coarse language including:
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in an aggressive context.
- Frequent use of scatological slang, profanity, cursing, and vulgar expressions.
- Sexual and ethno-cultural slurs.
Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Detailed portrayals of drug use involving cocaine.
- Frequent tobacco use.
- Detailed alcohol abuse.
- Substance abuse.
Extra info about this movie
This movie is inspired by a true story. Learn more about the real Ron Woodroof.
Learn more about HIV/AIDS.
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Details on home video releases of Dallas Buyers Club...
Dallas buyers Club is releasing to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/UltraViolet) on February 4, 2014.