Spy

Information and ratings for Spy

14A(14A) Coarse Language, Violence, Nudity

Synopsis

Action/Comedy. A desk-bound CIA agent (Melissa McCarthy) finally gets an opportunity to work in the field when an arms dealer (Rose Byrne) begins killing experienced agents to clear the way for a deal on a nuclear bomb.

Content elements

  • Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, some in a sexual or aggressive context; infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, vulgar expressions, and crude sexual references
  • Frequent portrayals of gun, hand-to-hand, and weapons violence - blood and detail
  • Brief portrayal of sexual activity - no nudity, some detail
  • Brief male genital nudity in a non-sexual context

Thematic elements

  • Ability and confidence
  • Female friendships
  • Appearance and reality

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for frequent violence and coarse language, and for nudity in a comic context

Classification date

April 23, 2015