Can a 17 year old buy Rated R tickets for minors?
For films rated “R” by the MPAA:
REG will not sell tickets to any person under the age of 17 (18 where applicable).
The purchaser must also attend the movie for which the additional tickets are purchased.
Patrons 17 to 20 years of age may only purchase more than one ticket if they are able to provide photo I.D.
Can a 17 year old buy an R rated movie ticket?
Child tickets are 2-12 years. Not all ticket types are available for all performances. 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.
How many rated R Tickets can a 17 year old buy?
A person who is 17 or older may purchase a single ticket to an R rated film. A person must be 21 to purchase multiple tickets or to purchase tickets for a person who is 16 or under. So, a 17 year old may purchase a ticket to an R rated movie for themselves without a parent/guardian.
Can a 18 year old buy a rated R movie ticket for a 16 year old?
The MPAA ratings specify for an R-rated movie: “Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian.” However, the text does not specify the minimum age of the “adult guardian.” So, yes, you have to be 21 to purchase a ticket for a minor to an R-rated movie.