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Much Ado About Nothing

A modern setting mixed with antiquated language and artsy photography brings a novel approach to Shakespeare's classic story. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C+
Violence: B
Sexual Content: C-
Language: B-
Drugs/Alcohol: D+
Run Time: 108
Theater Release: 07 Jun 2013
Video Release: 08 Oct 2013
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Much Ado About Nothing is rated PG-13: for some sexuality and brief drug use.

Director: Joss Whedon
Cast: Alexis Denisof, Amy Acker, Fran Kranz, Jillian Morgese
Studio: 2013 Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions
Website: Official site for Much Ado About Nothing.

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Director Joss Whedon didn’t just stay close to home to film his adaptation of Shakespeare’s play Much Ado About Nothing. He actually stayed home. The modernized black… 
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Why Is Much Ado About Nothing Rated PG-13?

Violence: A character threatens another by showing him a gun. Characters lie and… 
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