14A(14A) Nudity, Sexual Content


Spanish-language Romance/Drama. Based on the book by Laura Esquivel. When tradition prevents her from marrying the man (Marco Leonardi) she loves, a young woman (Lumi Cavazos) discovers she has a unique talent for cooking.

Content elements

  • Infrequent weapons violence - little blood and detail
  • Portrayal of sexual assault – no nudity or detail
  • Frequent female frontal and buttock nudity in sexual and non-sexual contexts; brief male genital nudity in a sexual context
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol and tobacco use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Power and control
  • The confines of tradition
  • True love

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for nudity in sexual and non-sexual contexts

Classification date

November 21, 2017