Beyond the Lights
The push for stardom leads to burnout.
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Beyond the Lights
Rating & Content Info
Why is Beyond the Lights rated PG-13? Beyond the Lights is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for sexual content including suggestive gestures, partial nudity, language and thematic elements.
Violence: A mother yells at her child and later slaps her in the face. A man treats a woman roughly. A girl contemplates suicide by jumping to her death. People post mean comments on social media. A woman is shown with a bloody lip after being beaten by her husband. A man fires a gun at a police officer before being tackled and thrown to the ground. A man is punched in the face. A character is shown with bruises on his hand after a fight.
Sexual Content: The movie contains frequent depictions of sexually erotic dance moves and clothing. A girl is told to remove her clothing in front of a group of people during a photo shoot. A man becomes sexually aggressive toward a woman. Songs include crude and sexual lyrics.
Language: The script contains a strong sexual expletive and other strong sexual language, along with numerous profanities, terms of Deity and crude words and song lyrics.
Alcohol / Drug Use:Characters drink frequently at home, in social settings and in bars. A girl, who never drinks, becomes drunk as a way to deal with life challenges.
Page last updated May 19, 2016
|British Columbia||Not Rated|
|Manitoba||PG||Not Recommended For Young Children, Sexual Content, Language May Offend.|
|Ontario||14A||Sexual Content, Language May Offend.|
|Canadian Home Video|
News About "Beyond the Lights"
Cast and Crew
Beyond the Lights is directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood and stars Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Minnie Driver, Nate Parker, Danny Glover.
The most recent home video release of Beyond the Lights movie is February 24, 2015. Here are some details…Home Video Notes: Beyond the Lights
Release Date: 24 February 2015
Beyond the Lights releases to home video with the following bonus materials:
- Deleted Scenes
- Escape to Mexico 2.0
- Gary Theard: Boom Man
- Theatrical Trailer
Exclusive HD Content
- Director's Cut
- Audio Commentary by Gina Prince-Bythewood, Tami Reiker & Terilyn Shropshire
- Masterpiece Music Video
- Changing the Conversation