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14A(14A) Coarse Language, Substance Abuse

Synopsis

Drama/Thriller. A single mother (Nicole Maroon), struggling to survive, grows fearful of her ex-husband's (Vladimir Jon Cubrt) behaviour after he suffers a drug relapse.

Content elements

  • Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations in a non-sexual context; frequent use of scatological slang, profanity, cursing, and vulgar expressions
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand and weapons violence - some blood and detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol, tobacco, and illegal drug use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Family bonds
  • Cycles of addiction
  • Coping with loss

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for coarse language and substance abuse in a dramatic context

Classification date

November 20, 2019