This Is Spinal Tap Movie Poster
  • Released
  • September 8, 1984
  • R, 1 hr 22 min
  • Comedy
  • Music/Performing Arts
  • 34 Fan Ratings

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Parents need to know that Spinal Tap is a fictional band, and Rob Reiner's classic "mockumentary" about them highlights their failure. There are moments when the language gets a bit heavy with curse words, but they tend to be short and sporadic. Violence and sex are almost non-existent except for the songs, which tend to be heavy with sexual innuendo. Lots of references to drugs and alcohol. But much of the humor will go right over younger kids' head.

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