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14A(14A)

Synopsis

Comedy. A teenage girl (Winona Ryder) teams up with an outsider (Christian Slater) to destroy the most popular clique (Kim Walker, Lisanne Falk, Shannen Doherty) at school, which she herself belongs to.

Content elements

  • Frequent use of the sexual expletive, some in an aggressive or sexual context; frequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, vulgar expressions, and sexual slurs
  • Frequent use of sexual language and references - some detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand, weapons, and gun violence, some in a suicide context - some blood and detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of sexual assault - little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of sexually suggestive scenes - no nudity or detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol, tobacco, and cannabis use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Identity and belonging
  • Navigating adolescence
  • Popularity

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for coarse language, violence, and mature subject matter

Classification date

August 20, 2021

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