R Movie Admittance Procedure
For films rated “R” by the MPAA (Motion Picture Association of America)


1. Ridgecrest Cinemas will not sell tickets to any person under the age of 17.

2. A person must be at least 21 years old to purchase multiple tickets.

3. The purchaser must also attend the movie for which the additional tickets have been bought. No dropping kids off and leaving the theatre .

4. Patrons 17 to 20 years of age may only purchase more than one movie ticket if they are able to provide photo I.D. proof of age for each additional ticket.

5. Managers may empower cashiers to check for photo identification if a guest appears to be underage and is holding a ticket for an R rated film.

6. Theatre employees may be stationed at the entrance of theatre(s) playing R films to check tickets and photo I.D.

7. Ridgecrest Cinemas reserves the right to refuse entrance to anyone that cannot present valid photo I.D. along with a ticket for the proper show time of the R rated film.

8. Failure to follow the posted procedure may result in patrons being asked to leave the theatre, fines, or police involvement.


Please remember that these rules are put in place by the government and MPAA and are simply enforced by Ridgecrest Cinemas.

Thank you for coming and enjoy your film!