Disaster Artist, The

Information and ratings for Disaster Artist, The

14A(14A) Coarse Language


Biography/Comedy. Based on the book 'The Disaster Artist: My Life Inside The Room, the Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made' by Greg Sestero and Tom Bissell. Two aspiring actors (James Franco, Dave Franco) decide to make a movie together.

Content elements

  • Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, some in an aggressive context; infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand and gun violence in a theatrical context - no blood or detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of sexual activity in a theatrical context - buttock nudity, some detail
  • Infrequent buttock nudity in a non-sexual context
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol and tobacco use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Commitment and dedication
  • Friendship
  • Optimism

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for coarse language and nudity

Classification date

November 16, 2017