The Longest Ride parents guide

The Longest Ride

An old dog can teach some new tricks.

Overall C+

Despite falling in love, an aspiring artist (Britt Robertson) can't quite imagine how she could ride out a life with a rodeo star (Scott Eastwood), until an elderly man (Alan Alda) shares some relationship advice.

Violence B
Sexual Content D+
Profanity B-
Substance Use C+

Why is The Longest Ride rated PG-13? The MPAA rated The Longest Ride PG-13 for some sexuality, partial nudity, and some war and sports action.

Run Time: 129 minutes

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Why is The Longest Ride rated PG-13? The Longest Ride is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for some sexuality, partial nudity, and some war and sports action.

Violence: A man sustains bloody head injuries in a car accident. A participant in a rodeo event is chased by a bull and suffers head and facial injuries, as well as being knocked unconscious. Some depictions of warfare and weapons use are depicted. Bloody injuries are shown when soldiers are shot. A couple argues briefly.

Sexual Content: The movie includes several steamy, premarital sex scenes from the 1940s and the present. They include couples undressing or lying in bed. Partial breast and buttock nudity are seen in one prolonged shower scene. Some brief sexual comments and innuendo are included.

Language: The script contains less than a dozen mild and moderate profanities, including terms of Deity and some scatological slang.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters are frequently seen drinking in bars, at social events and at home. A secondary character at a party is drunk. A man takes pills to deal with pain.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse Language, Nudity, Violence.
Alberta 14A
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Young Children, Disturbing Content, Sexual Content, Language May Offend.
Ontario PG Mature Theme, Language May Offend.
Quebec G
Martimes PG
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Cast and Crew

The Longest Ride is directed by George Tillman Jr. and stars Britt Robertson, Scott Eastwood, Melissa Benoist, Alan Alda.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Longest Ride movie is July 14, 2015. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: The Longest Ride
Release Date: 14 July 2015
The Longest Ride releases to home video (Blu-ray/Digital Copy) with the following bonus extras:
- Audio Commentary
- Featurettes
- Deleted and Extended Scenes

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