Picture from Glitter
Overall C-

Carey plays Billie Frank, a pop singer whose childhood is spent in smoky lounges listening to her alcoholic mother sing the blues until the fateful night mom falls asleep with a cigarette and burns down their tattered home.

Violence C-
Sexual Content C-
Profanity C-
Substance Use C-

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some sensuality, language and brief violence

Talk to your kids about…


Billie chooses to engage in both a working and sexual relationship with Dice. Was this good business sense? Did this decision contribute to her heartbreak?

When making a music video, Billie is told “sex sells.” Do you agree with that statement? Do movies like Glitter reinforce that belief?