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Young Adult


Dec 08, 2011

Latest Home Video

Mar 13, 2012

MPAA Rating



Jason Reitman


Charlize Theron
Patton Oswalt
Patrick Wilson
Elizabeth Reaser


2011 Paramount Pictures

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We do not have a full review for this movie because it is rated R in the US and we usually only review G, PG, and PG-13 movies. However we do have details about the content you can expect to see in this movie in the "Content Details" section below.


Mavis Gary (Charlize Theron) blows into her former hometown like an ill wind. Her soul purpose for the visit is to win back her high school boyfriend (Patrick Wilson), and she won't let little things like his wife and baby stand in her way.

Content Details

Why Is Young Adult Rated R?

Young Adult is rated R for language and some sexual content.

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Young Adult...

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


Sexual Content:

- Sexual references and innuendo.

- Sexual language and slurs.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Implied sexual activity.


- Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in non-sexual contexts.

- Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, mild profanity, and vulgar expressions

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Alcohol abuse.

Extra info about this movie

Playwright Diablo Cody who penned this script, was also the creative force behind Juno and Jennifer’s Body.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

PG Coarse and Sexual Language.
AB 14A
MB 14A Coarse Language.
ON 14A Coarse Language, Mature Theme.

Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A

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Details on home video releases of Young Adult...

Young Adult release to home video on March 13, 2012.

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