Movie Ratings, Family Movie Reviews & More!

Still shot from the movie: Youth In Revolt.

Youth In Revolt

Nick Twisp (Michael Cera) has only one goal in his teenaged life -- to lose his virginity. So he plots, plans and schemes to make this sacrifice on the altar of Sheeni Saunders (Portia Doubleday). Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: D+
Violence: C+
Sexual Content: D
Language: D
Drugs/Alcohol: D
Run Time: 90
Theater Release: 08 Jan 2010
Video Release: 15 Jun 2010
MPAA Rating: R
See Canadian Ratings
How We Determine Our Grades

After watching a movie with your children or students, we encourage parents and teachers to look for education opportunities to teach with movies. Here are a few discussion topics that can help with lesson plans or teaching in the home.

What consequences are not found in this movie? Some areas to consider include damages resulting from crimes, personal relationships marred by impulsive decisions, drug dependencies and the possible ramifications of casual sex. Why is it so tempting for filmmakers to ignore these when making a movie like this? What age group will likely find this movie most appealing?

Join the Conversation

About the Reviewer: Rod Gustafson

© One Voice Communications Ltd. | About Parent Previews | FAQ | Making the Grades | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Contact