The Jane Austen Book Club parents guide

The Jane Austen Book Club

Overall B-

Does art reflect life, or vice-versa? That is a question pondered by a group of Jane Austen fans (Kathy Baker, Maria Bello, Emily Blunt, Maggie Grace) that form a book club, and begin to notice their own experiences are playing out like a plot from one of their favorite author's books in this adult-oriented drama.

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

Why is The Jane Austen Book Club rated PG-13? The MPAA rated The Jane Austen Book Club PG-13 for mature thematic material, sexual content, brief strong language and some drug use.

Run Time: 106 minutes

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The Jane Austen Book Club
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Why is The Jane Austen Book Club rated PG-13? The Jane Austen Book Club is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for mature thematic material, sexual content, brief strong language and some drug use.

The adult women in this film don’t show any discomfort discussing sexual topics, physical anatomy and other mature themes. Passionate kissing involving teens and adults is shown. Alcohol is used in social settings as well as a stress reliever. One character also uses illegal drugs. A brief sexual expletive and moderate profanities are included.

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The Jane Austen Book Club
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse Language.
Alberta PG Mature Theme, Coarse Language
Manitoba PG Mature Theme.
Ontario PG Mature Theme, Language Not Evaluated.
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video PG

News About "The Jane Austen Book Club"

Cast and Crew

The Jane Austen Book Club is directed by and stars Kathy Baker, Maria Bello, Emily Blunt, Amy Brenneman,.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Jane Austen Book Club movie is February 5, 2008. Here are some details…

With this DVD release, you can join The Jane Austen Book Club. Appendixes to the movie include an audio commentary with the cast and crew, three featurettes (Making of The Jane Austen Book Club, The Life of Jane Austen and Character Deconstruction) and seven deleted scenes.