What does X-rated mean?


Idiom Meaning:

pornographic or adult material


Examples of this Idiom in Movies & TV Shows:


Friends “The One with Ross’s Tan” (2003)

Time of Scene: ~00:03:30

Ross: Hey, I know where that is. It used to be an X-rated video… florist.


Multiple Maniacs (1970)

Time of Scene: ~00:01:40

Mr. David: Yes folks, this isn’t any cheap X-rated movie or any 5th rate porno play, this is the show you want! Lady Divine’s cavalcade of perversions, the sleaziest show on earth! Not actors, not paid impostors, but real actual filth who have been carefully screened in order to present to you the most flagrant violation of natural law known to man!


Polyester (1981)

Time of Scene: ~00:09:50

Picket Reporter: Mr. Fishpaw, I’m Jerry Haller from Channel 12 News. Umm, I was wondering, could you make a comment on this demonstration against your X-rated movie theater?

Elmer Fishpaw: I’ll show any movie I wanna show! This is a free country, isn’t it? Our current attraction is My Burning Bush. We have shows daily at 2, 4, 6, 8 and 10 o’clock!



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