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In this film adaptation of the Broadway Musical, eight bohemian New Yorkers, who have somehow managed to eek out an existence in the city's East Village, sing and whine about the injustices of corporate life and a landlord who has the audacity to expect them to pay their Rent. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: D+
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: C-
Language: C-
Drugs/Alcohol: D+
Theater Release: 12 Nov 2005
Video Release: 20 Feb 2006
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Rent is rated PG-13: for mature thematic material involving drugs and sexuality, and for some strong language.

Studio: 2005 Sony PIctures

Detailed Review

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