The Rules of Attraction

Movie review by Nell Minow, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Not for kids, and not for many adults, either.

R 2002 110 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 5 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 14+

Not bad

So let me get this straight Sex scenes/situations are very explicit and there by this is off limits from persons aged 14 Suicide scene is graphic and disturbing, other violence (slashing with the machete), punching and other stuff is considered moderate. Drug use is moderate, but graphic girl is also raped. So choose wisely before you think 14 year old can handle this

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing
age 15+

Perfect for older kids AND for mature teens!!

To hell with those stupid sex-negative drug-phobic unfit parents who think they actually know something when in reality they don;t know know crap! Those revolting sex-negative stupid anti-drug unfit dysfunctional parents could care less about their grown-up teenage kids unless they complied with their parents' stupid worthless obsolete pseudo-moral crap that is more important to them than understanding the feelings and suffering their own kids are going through, which by the way, has NOTHING to do with drugs or sex!!!

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models

Movie Details

Our Editors Recommend

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    Graphic sex and drug use -- a go for adults only.

    age 18+

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