14A(14A) Coarse Language, Gory Violence

Synopsis

Documentary. Filmmaker Quinten Tarantino's collaborators (Samuel L. Jackson, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen, Zoë Bell) discuss his career and first eight films.

Content elements

  • Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations in a non-sexual context; frequent use of scatological slang and ethno-cultural slurs; infrequent use of cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Frequent portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence in a film criticism context – much blood, some gory detail
  • Infrequent, brief portrayals of sexual activity – buttock nudity, some detail
  • Frequent portrayals of tobacco and alcohol use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • The art of filmmaking
  • Collaboration and teamwork
  • Self-expression through cinema

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for coarse language and gory violence, as well as some sexual content, all in a documentary context

Classification date

October 18, 2019