Gold parents guide


Not all that glitters is gold.

Release date January 27, 2017

Kenny Wells (McConaughey) has dreams of finding gold. Following a hunch, and with a trusted geologist (Edgar Ramirez) by his side, the pair go hunting for the precious metal in the Indonesian jungle -- and find more fame, fortune and failure than anyone could have anticipated.

Why is Gold rated R? The MPAA rated Gold R for language throughout and some sexuality/nudity.

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 Gold rated R? Gold is rated R by the MPAA for language throughout and some sexuality/nudity.

- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.
- Depictions of physical assault.
- Characters are in perilous situations.
- Scenes that may frighten children.

Sexual Content:
- Infrequent portrayals of sexual activity with no nudity and little detail.
- Sexual language, references and innuendo.
- Sexually suggestive scene.
- Buttock nudity in a non-sexual context;
- Crude content and vulgar expressions.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Fondling.

Approximately 130 instances of coarse language, including:
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations in a non-sexual context.
- Frequent use of scatological slang, cursing and profanity.
- Slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Frequent alcohol use and drunkenness.
- Tobacco use.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Coarse Language.
Alberta 14A Coarse Language.
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario 14A Coarse Language.
Quebec 13+
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A

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News About "Gold"

Cast and Crew

Gold is directed by Stephen Gaghan and stars Bryce Dallas Howard, Matthew McConaughey, Rachael Taylor .

This movie is loosely based on a true story. Learn more about the rise and fall of Bri-X.

Gold has a similar production aesthetic as the R-rated Wolf of Wall Street, which also follows the schemes and scandals of a get rich quick scheme.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Gold movie is May 2, 2017. Here are some details…

Gold releases to home video on May 2, 2017.

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Other movies that depict the rise and fall of the rich and famous as The Great Gatsby and Citizen Kane.