Admission parents guide


Overall C

Portia (Tina Fey) is a university admissions officer who usually doesn't have any trouble saying, "No." But when she is asked to consider a student with substandard grades (who might be the baby she secretly gave up for adoption years ago), she admits she wants to say, "Yes."

Release date March 22, 2013

Violence B-
Sexual Content C
Profanity D+
Substance Use B+

Why is Admission rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Admission PG-13 for language and some sexual material.

Run Time: 107 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is Admission rated PG-13? Admission is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for language and some sexual material.

Violence: A woman fires a gun at a man. Adults argue briefly. A woman runs into a parked car. Brief moments of peril occur.

Sexual Content: Characters breakup after living together for 10 years when the man gets another woman pregnant. Couples kiss and hug. A couple is shown in separate stalls in a large showering complex. Two different unmarried couples sleep together. One couple is shown in bed together. A woman makes a comment about “getting lucky”. A woman wears a low cut shirt.

Language: The script contains a strong sexual expletive, mild sexual comments, frequent profanities, vulgar comments and scatological slang along with terms of Deity.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters drink with dinner and at social gatherings. References to drugs and tobacco are included.

Other: Characters engage in unethical behavior that includes changing school records, failing to reveal conflicting interests and dishonesty. Characters help deliver a cow’s calf.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse Language.
Alberta PG Coarse Language
Manitoba PG Mature Theme.
Ontario PG Mature Theme, Language May Offend.
Quebec G
Martimes G
Canadian Home Video PG

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Cast and Crew

Admission is directed by Paul Weitz and stars Tina Fey, Paul Rudd, Nat Wolff, Gloria Reuben.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Admission movie is July 9, 2013. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Admission

Release Date: 9 July 2013

Admission is releasing to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/Ultraviolet Digital Copy) with the following bonus material:

- Behind-the-Scenes Featurette

Related home video titles:

For the good of the child, a mother gives her up her baby in Like Dandelion Dust. A young woman discovers she was adopted after a failed abortion in October Baby. This theme is explored in a more lighthearted way in the animated films Kung Fu Panda 2 and Meet the Robinsons.