Question: Can a 17 year old watch a rated R movie?

R: Restricted - Under 17 requires accompanying parent or guardian. Children under 17 are not allowed to attend R-rated motion pictures unaccompanied by a parent or adult guardian. Parents are strongly urged to find out more about R-rated motion pictures in determining their suitability for their children.

Can I see a rated R movie if im 17?

You must be at least 17 years old or accompanied by a parent or guardian (age 21 or older) to view an R-rated movie. Additionally, children under the age of 6 will not be admitted to an R-rated film after 6:00pm.

Can a 17 year old watch a rated R movie AMC?

Child tickets are 2-12 years. Children under age 17 requires an accompanying parent or guardian (age 21 or older) to attend R rated performances. 25 years and under must show ID for R rated performances.

Why do you have to be 17 to see a rated R movie?

According to CARA, people under the age of 17 are legally not permitted to watch R-rated movies alone, due to adult themes, adult activity, hard language, intense or persistent violence, sexually-oriented nudity, drug abuse or other mature elements.

Can you watch an R rated movie if your 15?

If you are under 17, or do not have a photo ID, your parent must come to the theatre to purchase your ticket for an R rated movie. No notes or phone calls will be accepted. Children under high school age may not watch an R rated movie without their parent staying to watch the same movie.

How can I sneak into a rated R movie?

Teens sneak into movies using a variety of different methods. Some create or buy fake IDs, others try to bribe the ticket box office worker (usually a school friend) while others purchase tickets for a G-rated movie, enter the theater and then sneak into the R-rated film of their choice. Often, these schemes work.

Is the conjuring rated R?

The MPAA rating cites “disturbing violence and terror” as the reason the film earned its R rating.

Is it illegal for a kid to watch a rated R movie?

An R rating contains some adult material. Parents are urged to learn more about the film before taking their young children with them. Under 17 requires an accompanying adult parent or guardian to be admitted. It is not illegal under...

What happens if you get caught sneaking in a movie?

You will be asked to leave; and if you do not immediately comply, you can and will be charged with Criminal Trespassing. Thats it, though. If they catch you they might throw you out, but movie theaters generally dont care. Sneaking in to a second movie is theft of services.

Is it weird going to a movie alone?

Going to the movies with friends or family or partners is fun, sure, but its a different kind of fun. Theres just too much good stuff about going to the movies alone. So if you havent seen a movie by yourself in a while, give it a try! You might unexpectedly find its a whole lot of fun.

Is NC-17 higher than R?

In September 1990, the MPAA introduced the rating NC-17 (No Children Under 17 Admitted). Rated PG-13: Parents strongly cautioned – Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Rated R: Restricted – Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian. Rated NC-17: No children under 17 admitted.

Why is The Conjuring 4 rated R?

The MPAA rating cites “disturbing violence and terror” as the reason the film earned its R rating. Theres no mention of sex, cursing, alcohol, or other notable not-for-kids stuff here.

Can I see a movie alone?

No, theres nothing wrong with going to the movie theater alone. If you think about it, watching a movie is a mostly solitary act. Its dark and loud, so you can focus on the movie.

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