Dope parents guide


Using drugs to find your self is a dopy idea.

Malcolm (Shameik Moore) is a high school senior making plans for his future. Unfortunately, those dreams get tangled up in partying and bad choices.

Why is Dope rated R? The MPAA rated Dope R for language, drug content, sexuality/nudity, and some violence-all involving teens.

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 Dope rated R? Dope is rated R by the MPAA for language, drug content, sexuality/nudity, and some violence-all involving teens.

Dope opens in limited theaters on June 19, 2015.

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

- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.
- Depictions of fighting and shooting.
- Infrequent portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence, with a little blood and detail.
- Occasional upsetting or disturbing scenes.

Sexual Content:
- Implied sexual activity.
- Several scenes of nudity, depicting breasts and buttocks, in sexual and non-sexual contexts;
- Scene of crude content depicting vomiting.
- Infrequent use of detailed sexual language and references, sometimes in a crude context.
- Sexual language and references.
- Embracing and kissing.

-Approximately 380 instances of coarse language, including:
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in a sexual context.
- Frequent use of scatological slang and vulgar expressions.
- Slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Frequent, detailed portrayals of illegal substances, sometimes in a recreational context.
- Depictions of drug dealing.
- Drug use involving marijuana and MDMA.
- Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use involving minors, sometimes to excess.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 18A Frequent Coarse Language.
Alberta 18A Substance Abuse.
Manitoba 14A Violence, Coarse Language.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Substance Abuse,
Quebec 13+ Eroticism, Vulgar Language.
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video

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News About "Dope"

Cast and Crew

Dope is directed by Rick Famuyiwa and stars Zoƫ Kravitz, Tony Revolori, Forest Whitaker .

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Dope movie is October 13, 2015. Here are some details…

Dope releases to home video on October 13, 2015.

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