Prom parents guide


Overall B+

Despite all the hype this yearly event gets in American high schools, Prom causes plenty of angst for those doing the asking as well as for those hoping to be asked. And it is no less traumatic for the teens in this film that are looking for the perfect tux, the perfect dress and the perfect date.

Release date April 29, 2011

Violence B+
Sexual Content A-
Profanity B+
Substance Use A

Why is Prom rated PG? The MPAA rated Prom PG for mild language and a brief fight.

Run Time: 104 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

Please read our content details for this movie to help determine if it is suitable. We also encourage you to check our full review.

Why is Prom rated PG? Prom is rated PG by the MPAA for mild language and a brief fight.

Violence: Two students find their way into a school after hours by sneaking through a door that is propped open. They are later pulled over by police and reprimanded. A brief fistfight results in a bloody lip.

Sexual Content: Dating couples kiss on several occasions. Some characters wear short skirts or strapless gowns.

Language: The script includes a handful of terms of Deity.

Alcohol / Drug Use: None noted.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G
Alberta PG
Manitoba G
Ontario G Mature Theme.
Quebec G
Martimes G
Canadian Home Video G

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Cast and Crew

Prom is directed by Joe Nussbaum and stars Aimee Teegarden, Nicholas Braun, Christine Elise .

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Prom movie is August 30, 2011. Here are some details…

Prom releases to home video as a Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack with the following bonus extras:

- Putting on PROM: Making of Featurette

- Bloopers

- Last Chance Lloyd: Exclusive Short —Watch Lloyd’d (Nicholas Braun) repeated attempts to ask a girl to Prom in his heroic quest for the perfect date…actually, any date!

- 4 Deleted Scenes (With introductions by producer Justin Springer and director Joe Nussbaum.)

- 7 Music Videos

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High school prom gets frequent attention in teen-oriented movies. A nerdy senior wants to show up at the prom with a cheerleader on his arm in Napoleon Dynamite. A journalist who missed out on the big dance when she was in high school gets another chance when she goes undercover in Never Been Kissed. Vampires are among those who dress up for the big evening in Twilight.