Breakfast at Tiffany’s parents guide

Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Overall C+

Is Holly Golightly (Audrey Hepburn) a fake? The beautiful young woman desperately wants to be numbered among New York City's wealthy socialites. But her new neighbor Paul Varjak's (George Peppard), a fake himself, is not fooled by her fancy clothes or the friends that show up at her parties.

Release date October 4, 1961

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

Why is Breakfast at Tiffany’s rated Not Rated? The MPAA rated Breakfast at Tiffany’s Not Rated

Run Time: 114 minutes

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Breakfast at Tiffany’s
Rating & Content Info

Please read our content details for this movie to help determine if it is suitable. We also encourage you to check our full review.

Why is Breakfast at Tiffany’s rated Not Rated? Breakfast at Tiffany’s is rated Not Rated by the MPAA

Violence: Characters are ambushed and handcuffed by police. A couple argues briefly. A woman throws her cat into the street. A woman becomes upset and throws things. A couple shoplifts.

Sexual Content: Characters make money as a call girl and gigolo although no explicit details are shown. A writer suggests his stories are dirty. A woman asks to get into bed with her neighbor. Later a man wakes up alone in bed after apparently spending the night with a woman. A couple attends a striptease act. A man wants to “take a woman’s pictures”. Houseguests indulge in suggestive activities at a party.

Language: The script contains a handful of profanities along with veiled sexual comments.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters drink and smoke frequently. Numerous characters become drunk at a party and one passes out and falls to the floor. A woman insists on getting drunk and succeeds.

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Breakfast at Tiffany’s
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
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Cast and Crew

Breakfast at Tiffany’s is directed by Blake Edwards and stars Audrey Hepburn, George Peppard, Patricia Neal .

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Breakfast at Tiffany’s movie is September 19, 2011. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Release Date: 20 September 2011

Breakfast at Tiffany’s releases to Blu-ray in a 50th Anniversary Edition. Bonus extras include:

- Original Theatrical Trailer (HD) - Commentary by Producer Richard Shepherd

- A Golightly Gathering (HD)

- Henry Mancini: More Than Music (HD)

- Mr. Yunioshi: An Asian Perspective (HD)

- The Making of a Classic

- It’s So Audrey: A Style Icon

- Behind the Gates: The Tour

- Brilliance in a Blue Box

- Audrey’s Letter to Tiffany

- Galleries

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Audrey Hepburn also stars as a princess who escapes from her duties for a day and falls in love with an American journalist in Roman Holiday and as the widow of a murder victim in Charade. Buddy Ebsen (Doc Golightly) is likely best recognized as the TV character Jed Clampett in The Beverly Hillbillies. And George Peppard (Paul Varjak’s) played John ‘Hannibal’ Smith in the TV series The A-Team.

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