Is rated R the same as NC-17?

An NC-17 rating would bar those under 17 from viewing the film. An R-rating allows under 17s to attend a film with accompanying parent or adult guardian. The rating indicates the film contains adult activity, harsh language, intense graphic violence, drug abuse or nudity.

What type of rating is NC-17?

NC-17 (No One Seventeen and Under Admitted) is the highest rating in Motion Picture Association film rating system assigned to films with content the MPA finds to be only suitable for ages 18 and older.

What gives a movie an R rating?

An R-rated motion picture may include adult themes, adult activity, hard language, intense or persistent violence, sexually-oriented nudity, drug abuse or other elements, so that parents are counseled to take this rating very seriously.

Is Tvma worse than R?

TV MA is essentially the equivalent of an R rated movie, although TV MA can be “worse” than R in some cases. Examples of TV MA shows include Game of Thrones and Ted Lasso.

What does rating R mean in UK?

For us Brits who don’t know what that means, an R rating requires everyone under the age of 17 to be accompanied by an adult, usually translated in the UK to a 15.

What does NC-17 means?

Definition of NC-17 – —used to certify that a motion picture is of such a nature that no one aged 17 or under can be admitted — compare g, pg, pg-13, r.

Is there a worse rating than NC-17?

Rated PG: Parental guidance suggested – Some material may not be suitable for children. Rated PG-13: Parents strongly cautioned – Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Rated R: Restricted – Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian. Rated X: No one under 17 admitted.

Is Wolf of Wall Street NC-17?

Martin Scorsese’s The Wolf of Wall Street was initially rated NC-17. The Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) demanded that scenes featuring sex and drug use be cut in order to win a lower R rating, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Why does Blonde have a NC-17 rating?

According to the Motion Picture Association of America, “Blonde” is rated NC-17 because it contains “some sexual content” deemed inappropriate for young viewers (via FilmRatings.com).

Is A Clockwork Orange NC-17?

Clockwork Orange, another Kubrick classic, was originally given an X-Rating, but we kept that off the list because it isn’t technically an NC-17 rating.

Does Rated R mean 17+?

R: Restricted, Children Under 17 Require Accompanying Parent or Adult Guardian. This rating means the film contains adult material such as adult activity, harsh language, intense graphic violence, drug abuse and nudity.

What does NC-17 mean in movies?

abbreviation. Trademark. no children 17 and under: a rating assigned to a movie by the Motion Picture Association of America advising that persons under the age of 18 will not be admitted to a theater showing the film.

Why do you have to be 17 to see a rated R movie?

According to CARA, people under the age of 17 are legally not permitted to watch R-rated movies alone, due to adult themes, adult activity, hard language, intense or persistent violence, sexually-oriented nudity, drug abuse or other mature elements.


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