14A(14A) Coarse Language, Violence, Sexual Content

Synopsis

Action/Comedy. Based on the comic book series 'Kingsman: The Secret Service' by Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons. When the Kingsman intelligence agency is decimated by an attack, the surviving agents (Taron Egerton, Mark Strong) team up with an American agency to capture the drug-lord (Julianne Moore) responsible.

Content elements

  • Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, some in a sexual context; frequent use of scatological slang; infrequent use of profanity, cursing, vulgar expressions, and sexual slurs
  • Frequent portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence - blood and some detail
  • Portrayal of sexual activity - no nudity, some detail
  • Frequent portrayals of alcohol use; infrequent portrayals of illegal drug use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Trust and loyalty
  • The value of teamwork
  • Dedication and purpose

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for coarse language, detailed genre violence, and sexual content

Classification date

September 05, 2017