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Love and friendship get all confused when Rachel's (Ginnifer Goodwin) best friend Darcy (Kate Hudson) steals her secret crush (Colin Egglesfield). But when the two of them decide to get married, Rachel wrestles with whether or not she should confess her feelings and risk losing her longtime relationship with Darcy.
Why Is Something Borrowed Rated PG-13?
Something Borrowed is rated PG-13 for sexual content including dialogue, and some drug material.
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Violence: Violent scenes from Fatal Attraction, including attempted drowning, a bloody knife fight and a shot that hits a person and splatters blood all over the wall behind her, are seen on a TV screen. One character hits another in the face with a badminton racket. A woman yells at others. Characters lie frequently.
Sexual Content: Characters often discuss sexual activities. Casual sex without any commitment is accepted. Discussions include the use of crude sexual slang, crass comments, anatomical terms and descriptive dialogue. A couple kisses passionately on several occasions and is shown in bed together in the morning. Repeated sounds of sexual activity are heard. A couple watches a film with lesbian kissing. A man gives another man a peck on the cheek after he says he is gay. Women dance erotically at a bar. A suggestive and partially nude photo of a woman is seen. A character becomes pregnant. Individuals are unfaithful in their relationships.
Language: The script includes a single use of a strong sexual expletive, numerous terms of Deity, repeated swearing and scatological slang.
Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters frequently drink in social settings, at home and in bars. Characters are depicted as intoxicated on several different occasions. A man invites a woman to accompany him outside to smoke an illegal substance. Although the activity takes place off screen, the couple is later shown in a relaxed state.
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Canadian Movie Ratings
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
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Home Video Notes: Something Borrowed
Release Date: 16 August 2011
Something Borrowed releases home video on DVD and as a Combo Pack (Blu-ray, DVD, Digital Copy).The package includes:
- Left Off The Guest List: Additional Scenes
- Something… Old?
- On Location Tours With Emily Giffin
- Marcus’s Guide to the Ladies
- What is “Something Borrowed”?
- Inside “Something Borrowed”