14A(14A)

Synopsis

Drama. An emerging political scandal in Toronto in 2013 seen through the eyes of young staffers at city hall (Mena Massoud, Nina Dobrev) and a local newspaper (Ben Platt).

Content elements

  • Frequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of vulgar expressions, scatological slang, cursing, and profanity; infrequent use of sexual references – little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of sexual assault and mild hand-to-hand violence – no blood or detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in a recreational context - little detail; infrequent references to illegal substance use - little detail

Thematic elements

  • Uncovering the truth
  • Political scandals
  • Generational divides

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for coarse language

Classification date

January 21, 2020