The Rum Diary Parent Guide
The Rum Diary
Rating & Content Info
Why is The Rum Diary rated R? The Rum Diary is rated R by the MPAA for language, brief drug use and sexuality.
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Occasional upsetting and disturbing scenes.
- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.
- Brief portrayals of graphic violence.
- Depictions of fighting, weapons use, beating and burning.
- Suspenseful situations.
- Two portrayals of violence toward animals in a gambling context.
- Sexual references and innuendo.
- Breast nudity in a sexual situation.
- Simulated sexual activity (some detail).
- Crude content
- Embracing and kissing
- Implied sexual activity
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in sexual contexts
- Frequent use of scatological slang, profanity, cursing, and vulgar expressions.
- Use of sexual and ethno-cultural slurs.
Drugs and Alcohol:
- Frequent portrayals of illegal drug and excessive alcohol use for recreational purposes (some detail).
- Tobacco use.
Page last updated July 12, 2016
News About "The Rum Diary"
Cast and Crew
The Rum Diary is directed by Bruce Robinson and stars Johnny Depp.
This movie is based on a book by Hunter S. Thompson.
The most recent home video release of The Rum Diary movie is February 14, 2012. Here are some details…
The Rum Diary releases to home video on February 14, 2012.