21 Jump Street parents guide

21 Jump Street Parent Guide

Release date March 16, 2012

When a couple of undercover cops are needed to infiltrate a high school drug ring, Jenko and Schmidt (Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill) are chosen as the best fit, thanks to their immature looks and behavior. This movie is based on the 1987-1991 TV show of the same name.

Why is 21 Jump Street rated R? The MPA rated 21 Jump Street R for crude and sexual content, pervasive language, drug material, teen drinking and some violence.

Run Time: 110 minutes

21 Jump Street
Rating & Content Info

Please Note: We have not viewed this movie. The information below is a summary based on data gathered from government and industry sponsored film classification agencies in various global regions.

Why is 21 Jump Street rated R? 21 Jump Street is rated R by the MPAA for crude and sexual content, pervasive language, drug material, teen drinking and some violence.

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


- Frequent non-graphic violence.

- Brief explicit violence.

- Violent acts shown in a realistic manner, with detail, blood and tissue damage.

- Infrequent hand-to-hand and weapons violence, with some blood and detail shown.

- Depictions of beating, shooting and explosion.

Sexual Content:

- Frequent use of crude and descriptive sexual language.

- Brief buttock nudity in a non-sexual context.

- Two scenes of nudity, depicting breasts and buttocks, in sexual contexts.

- Simulated sexual activity.

- Sexual references and innuendo.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Implied sexual activity.


- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in an aggressive or sexual context.

- Frequent use of scatological slang.

- Infrequent use of profanity, cursing, sexual slurs, and vulgar expressions.

- Use of slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Portrayals of and references to drug use for recreational purposes, with some detail shown.

- Alcohol abuse.

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Cast and Crew

21 Jump Street is directed by Phil Lord, Chris Miller and stars Jonah Hill, Channing Tatum, Ice Cube.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of 21 Jump Street movie is June 21, 2012. Here are some details…

21 Jump Street releases to home video on June 26, 2012.

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