The Bling Ring parents guide

The Bling Ring

Release date June 21, 2013

There is more than one way to reach your life's goals, and for a group of celebrity stalkers (Emma Watson, Israel Broussard, Taissa Farmiga, Katie Chang) the easiest way to look like the stars they admired was to break into their homes and rob their clothes, jewelry and anything else that tickled their fancy. This movie is based on the real life actions of The Bling Ring.

Why is The Bling Ring rated R? The MPAA rated The Bling Ring R for teen drug and alcohol use, and for language including some brief sexual references.

The Bling Ring
Rating & Content Info

Please Note: We have not viewed this movie. The information below is a summary based on data gathered from government and industry sponsored film classification agencies in various global regions.

Why is The Bling Ring rated R? The Bling Ring is rated R by the MPAA for teen drug and alcohol use, and for language including some brief sexual references.

This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:


- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.

Sexual Content:

- Sexual references and language.

- Embracing and kissing.


-Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations in a non-sexual context.

- Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, vulgar expressions, and mild sexual language.

- Limited use of slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:

- Frequent portrayals of illegal drug use for recreational purposes (including marijuana, hash and cocaine).

- Tobacco use.

- Detailed alcohol abuse (involving minors).

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The Bling Ring
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Drug Use.
Alberta 14A Substance Abuse.
Manitoba 14A Not Recommended For Children, Coarse Language, Substance/Alcohol Abuse.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Substance Abuse, Tobacco Use.
Quebec 13+
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A

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We do not have a full review for The Bling Ring because it is rated R in the US and we usually only review G, PG, and PG-13 movies. However we do have some information about the content you can expect to see in this movie in the Content Details section.

News About "The Bling Ring"

Cast and Crew

The Bling Ring is directed by Sofia Coppola and stars Emma Watson, Israel Broussard, Taissa Farmiga, Katie Chang.

This movie is based on an article written by Nancy Jo Sales and published in Vanity Fair. See: The Suspect Wore Louboutins

Learn more about the real Bling Ring here:

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Bling Ring movie is September 17, 2013. Here are some details…

The Bling Ring releases to home video on September 17, 2013>

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