Question: What Makes A Film A 15?

What does a 15 rated film mean?

15 – Suitable only for 15 years and over.

No one younger than 15 may see a 15 film in a cinema.

No one younger than 15 may rent or buy a 15 rated video work.

Do you have to be 15 to see a 15 film?

No-one under 15 is allowed to see a 15 film at the cinema. A cinema may lose its licence if it admits children under 15 to a 15 rated film. No theme in a 15 rated film is prohibited, provided the treatment is appropriate for 15-year-olds and any dangerous or illegal behaviour is not endorsed or promoted by the film.

Can you take a child to a 15 film?

(PG) Parental Guidance Unaccompanied children of any age may watch. A ‘PG’ film should not disturb a child aged around eight or older. However, parents are advised to consider whether the content may upset younger or more sensitive children. (15) 15 No-one younger than 15 may see a ’15’ film in a cinema.

Can you watch a 15 rated film with a parent?

“Parents can exercise discretion on whether to allow their child into a film with a rating of 12A or under. However, those under the age of 15 years (including infants) are strictly prohibited from attending 15 rated films, as stated by the BBFC.