14A(14A) Coarse Language


Drama. Based on the book by Peter Turner. In 1979, a young actor (Jamie Bell) falls in love with aging Hollywood star Gloria Grahame (Annette Bening).

Content elements

  • Frequent use of the sexual expletive, some in sexual or aggressive contexts; infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Infrequent portrayals of sexual activity – no nudity, little detail
  • Breast nudity in a sexual context
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol and tobacco use in recreational and historical contexts

Thematic elements

  • Coping with loss
  • Companionship and connection
  • Love and grief

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for coarse language as well as some sexual content and nudity

Classification date

January 12, 2018