The Danish Girl parents guide

The Danish Girl

Always Danish, but not always a girl.

Release date November 27, 2015

When Danish painter Gerda Wegener (Alicia Vikander) asks her husband to stand in as a female model, she awakens within Einer (Eddie Redmayne) a desire to live his life as a woman. Together they create the alter-ego Lili Elbe. But overtime Einer decides he/she wants the change to be permanent and undergoes pioneering surgery to make that happen.

Why is The Danish Girl rated R? The MPAA rated The Danish Girl R for some sexuality and full nudity.

The Danish Girl
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 Danish Girl rated R? The Danish Girl is rated R by the MPAA for some sexuality and full nudity.

- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.
- Brief explicit violence.
- Depiction of beating, with little detail and some blood.
- Some scenes may frighten children.

Sexual Content:
- Infrequent portrayals of breast and buttock nudity in a sexual context.
- Infrequent male genital and female frontal nudity in a non-sexual, artistic context.
- Sexual references and innuendo.
- Embracing and kissing
- Fondling.

- Infrequent use of profanity.
- Limited use of sexual slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Tobacco use.
- Alcohol use.

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The Danish Girl
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Nudity, Violence.
Alberta 14A Nudity.
Manitoba 14A Nudity, Sexual Content.
Ontario 14A Nudity, Sexual Content.
Quebec G Not Recommended for Young Children.
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video

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News About "The Danish Girl"

Cast and Crew

The Danish Girl is directed by Tom Hooper and stars Eddie Redmayne, Alicia Vikander, Amber Heard.

Learn more about the real Einer Wegener/Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Danish Girl movie is March 1, 2016. Here are some details…

The Danish Girl releases to home video on February 16, 2016.

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Eddie Redmayne plays Steven Hawking in the bio-drama The Theory of Everything. Alicia Vikande can also be seen in The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

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