The Riot Club parents guide

The Riot Club

The wealthy and elite play by their own rules.

Release date March 27, 2015

Oxford University boasts many extracurricular activities, but none so infamous as the Riot Club. The invitation to join with the wealthy members seems like an honor to two first year students (Sam Clafin, Max Irons), however this excuse for wild antics may prove the young men's ruin.

Why is The Riot Club rated R? The MPAA rated The Riot Club R for language, disturbing and violent behavior, sexual content, nudity and drug use.

The Riot Club
Rating & Content Info

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Why is The Riot Club rated R? The Riot Club is rated R by the MPAA for language, disturbing and violent behavior, sexual content, nudity and drug use.

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

- Brief explicit violence.
- Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand and weapons violence, with some blood and brutal detail.

Sexual Content:
- Crude sexual references.
- Infrequent portrayals of implied sexual activity, with no nudity and some detail.
- Breast nudity in a sexual context.

-Pervasive use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.
- Frequent use of scatological slang.
- Infrequent use of crude sexual references and vulgar expressions.
- Slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Frequent portrayals of alcohol abuse.
- Frequent use of illegal drugs, with some detail shown.

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The Riot Club
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Sexually Suggestive Scenes, Coarse ans Sexual Language.
Alberta 14A Substance Abuse, Coarse Language, Sexual Content.
Manitoba 14A Brutal Violence, Coarse Language, Substance/Alcohol Abuse.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Sexual Content, Substance Abuse.
Quebec 13+
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video 14A

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Cast and Crew

The Riot Club is directed by Lone Scherfig and stars Sam Claflin, Max Irons, Douglas Booth, Jessica Brown Findlay.

NOTE: The Riot Club is opening in limited theaters.

This movie is based on the stage play Posh by Laura Wade.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Riot Club movie is August 18, 2015. Here are some details…

The Riot Club releases to home video on August 18, 2015.

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Better examples of extra-curricular activities are depicted in the movies The Emperor’s Club and the Dead Poets Society.