Pitch Perfect parents guide

Pitch Perfect

Boys against girls.

Overall C-

The traditional style of The Bellas, Barden University's all girl singing group, gets shaken up when Beca (Anna Kendrick) joins them. The gals use their new moves and material to take on their male rivals.

Release date October 5, 2012

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

Why is Pitch Perfect rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Pitch Perfect PG-13 for sexual material, language and drug references.

Run Time: 112 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is Pitch Perfect rated PG-13? Pitch Perfect is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for sexual material, language and drug references.

Violence: Characters get into a fight after a contest. A man is kicked in the groin. Two women hit a man on the head. Property damage occurs. A woman is arrested. A man throws a burrito out of a vehicle window and it hits a woman. A character violently vomits on two occasions.

Sexual Content: Sexual innuendo, discussions and jokes are heard throughout the film. All sexual content is within the context of single people living on a college campus. A woman says her doctor told her not to have sex for a period of time but she has ignored this counsel. A woman walks into another woman’s shower and later they are joined by a naked man (no details are seen). A woman refers to her sexual organ as a “hunter”. Various women are seen adjusting their clothing, especially their breasts, while wearing revealing costumes. A woman wears a t-shirt that reveals details of her breasts. During dances women touch themselves sensually. Women speculate that another character is a lesbian.

Language: Frequent use of crude sexual terms and innuendo. Frequent profanities include partial use and variations of a sexual expletive in dialogue and lyrics. Scatological terms, moderate and mild profanities and a Christian religious expletive are also heard.

Drugs/Alcohol: College students are frequently seen drinking, sometimes to the point of drunkenness. Characters talk about having made bad decisions while under the influence of alcohol. Illegal drug use is mentioned.

Other: A character is seen gambling and later admits to having a gambling addiction.

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Pitch Perfect
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse Language.
Alberta PG Language May Offend, Crude Content, Not Recommended for Young Children.
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Young Children.
Ontario PG Language May Offend, Crude Content.
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

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Cast and Crew

Pitch Perfect is directed by Jason Moore and stars Anna Kendrick, Brittany Snow, Rebel Wilson, Anna Camp.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Pitch Perfect movie is December 17, 2012. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Pitch Perfect Aca-Amazing 2 Movie Set
Release Date: 22 September 2015
Universal Pictures is releasing a 2-Disc package that includes Pitch Perfect and Pitch Perfect 2.

Home Video Notes: Pitch Perfect

Release Date: 18 December 2012

Pitch Perfect releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/Ultraviolet Digital Copy) with the following extras:

- Deleted, Extended, and Alternate Scenes

- Line-O-Rama improvisational montage

- Starships, the Pitch Perfect music video

- Backstage at Barden profiles & interviews

- On the Set: Burrito Drive By! behind-the-scenes featurette

- A Look Inside first-look featurette

- Audio Commentary with Director Jason Moore and Producers Elizabeth Banks and Max Handelman

- Audio Commentary with Producer Paul Brooks

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