14A(14A) Sexual Content

Synopsis

Romantic Comedy. In London during the weeks before Christmas, many lives are touched by love, including the Prime Minister (Hugh Grant), a workaholic (Laura Linney), a faded rock star (Bill Nighy), and a love struck boy (Thomas Sangster).

Content elements

  • Use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context
  • Some profanity, sexual references, and scatological slang
  • Portrayals of sex on a movie set—breast and buttock nudity in a comic context

Thematic elements

  • The importance of love
  • Determination
  • Risk-taking

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for coarse language and comic portrayals of sexual activity.

Classification date

October 20, 2003