Albert Nobbs parents guide

Albert Nobbs

Release date January 26, 2012

Making one's way in life is hard enough in 19th century Ireland, but to do so as a single woman is almost impossible. That is why Albert Nobbs (Glen Close) has been posing as a man for the last 30 years. But her/his quiet working life gets shaken up with the arrival of a homeless painter (Janet McTeer), a young parlor maid (Mia Wasikowska), and a handsome handyman (Aaron Johnson).

Why is Albert Nobbs rated R? The MPAA rated Albert Nobbs R for some sexuality, brief nudity and language.

Albert Nobbs
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Albert Nobbs rated R? Albert Nobbs is rated R by the MPAA for some sexuality, brief nudity and language.


- Infrequent portrayals of non-graphic violence.

- Infrequent hand-to-hand violence, with little blood shown.

Sexual Content:

- Brief breast nudity seen in a non-sexual context.

- Implied sexual activity (no nudity, but some detail.)


- Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.

- Infrequent use of vulgar expressions and sexual slang.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Tobacco use

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Albert Nobbs
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Sexually Suggestive Scene, Coarse Language, Nudity.
Alberta 14A
Manitoba 14A
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Sexual Content.
Quebec G
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video 14A

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Cast and Crew

Albert Nobbs is directed by Rodrigo García and stars Glenn Close, Mia Wasikowska, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Aaron Johnson, Brendan Gleeson, Brenda Fricker, Janet McTeer.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Albert Nobbs movie is May 15, 2012. Here are some details…

Albert Nobbs releases to home video on May 15, 2012.

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Another female pretends to be a boy in the movie Swiss Family Robinson. Mia Wasikowska takes on the role of a quiet governess in the period piece Jayne Eyre. And Glenn Close’s prolific career has seen her play many diverse characters, such as a mail order bride (Sarah, Plain & Tall), a dog-napper (101 Dalmatians) and a perfect spouse (The Stepford Wives).