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Rating & Content Info
Why is The Circle rated PG-13? The Circle is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for a sexual situation, brief strong language and some thematic elements including drug use.
Violence: A character, without a life jacket, paddles a kayak and is tossed into the ocean when the boat capsizes. Characters break minor rules and trespass. Some mild teasing, public shaming and serious bullying are portrayed. Police tackle and handcuff a fugitive. Citizens harass a private individual. A car chase leads to an accident, and fatalities occur. Mob mentality and incitement are depicted. Personal privacy is violated. Characters are suspected of selfish and/or malicious motives.
Sexual Content: A married couple engage in sexual activity, and are shown in bed together with the woman straddling the man. When images of this event are shown on the internet, some sexual discussion ensues. Other sexual references and innuendo are heard.
Profanity: The sexual expletive is used once in a non-sexual context. The script includes infrequent use of scatological slang, mild and moderate profanity, crude words and terms of deity.
Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters often drink alcohol at social events and backyard gatherings. Some medical procedures are shown and medication is ingested.
Page last updated May 4, 2017
|British Columbia||PG||Coarse and Sexual Language, Sexual Content.|
|Manitoba||PG||Language May Offend.|
|Ontario||PG||Mature Theme, Language May Offend.|
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Cast and Crew
The Circle is directed by James Ponsoldt and stars Tom Hanks, Emma Watson, Karen Gillan.