14A(14A) Coarse Language

Synopsis

Drama. Based on the novel by Meg Woltzer. While accompanying her husband (Jonathan Pryce) to Sweden to receive the 1992 Nobel Prize for literature, a woman (Glenn Close) begins to question her relationship with him.

Content elements

  • Frequent use of the sexual expletive, some in a sexual context; frequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Infrequent references to and portrayals of sexual activity - no nudity, little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of tobacco and alcohol use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Resentment and regret
  • Appearance versus reality
  • The artistic temperament

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for coarse language and sexual activity

Classification date

May 25, 2018