Project X parents guide

Project X

Release date March 2, 2012

Irresponsible behavior gets the glory treatment in this tale of three teens intent on improving their "cool" image. So the trio (Thomas Mann, Oliver Cooper, Jonathan Daniel Brown) throws a birthday bash -- but it keeps growing bigger and brasher, with sex, drugs and rock'n roll running out of control.

Why is Project X rated R? The MPAA rated Project X R R for crude and sexual content throughout, nudity, drugs, drinking, pervasive language, reckless behavior and mayhem - all involving teens.

Project X
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 Project X rated R? Project X is rated R by the MPAA R for crude and sexual content throughout, nudity, drugs, drinking, pervasive language, reckless behavior and mayhem - all involving teens.

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


- Frequent explicit violence.

- Non-graphic violence.

- Infrequent weapons and hand-to-hand violence shown in some detail.

- Animal cruelty.

- Bullying.

- Disturbing scenes.

Sexual Content:

- Frequent, aggressive use of crude and descriptive sexual language,references and innuendo.

- Brief portrayals of sexual activity (with breast nudity).

- Frequent breast nudity in a non-sexual context.

- Embracing, kissing and fondling.

- Infrequent portrayals of crude bodily functions, shown in some detail.

- Crude content.


- Pervasive use of the sexual expletive and variations, some times in a sexual context.

- Frequent use of scatological slang, sexual and ethno-cultural slurs, and vulgar expressions.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Frequent, detailed portrayals of illegal drug use for recreational purposes.

- Detailed alcohol abuse.

- Tobacco use.

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Project X
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 18A Frequent Coarse Language.
Alberta 18A Substance Abuse, Crude Content, Language May Offend.
Manitoba 18A Sexual Content, Coarse Language, Substance/Alcohol Abuse.
Ontario 18A Coarse Language, Sexual Content, Crude Content.
Quebec 13+ Vulgar Language.
Martimes 18A
Canadian Home Video 18A

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News About "Project X"

Cast and Crew

Project X is directed by Nima Nourizadeh and stars Thomas Mann, Oliver Cooper, Jonathan Daniel Brown, Dax Flame, Kirby Bliss Blanton, Alexis Knapp.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Project X movie is June 19, 2012. Here are some details…

Project X releases to home video on June 26, 2012.

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Reckless teen behavior is often glorified in the movies. Brokedown Palace adds a bit of a reality check to this depiction. Better adolescent role models can be seen in The Mighty and High School Musical - Senior Year.