Picture from Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

In this fictional account, U.S. President Abraham Lincoln (Benjamin Walker) harbors a secret identity -- vampire slayer. When he loses a loved one, he wages war on the supernatural, bloodsucking creatures.

Why is Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter is rated R for for violence throughout and brief sexuality.

Please Note: We have not viewed this movie. The information below is a summary based on data gathered from government and industry sponsored film classification agencies in various global regions.

This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:

Violence:

- Frequent explicit violence.

- Violent acts shown in a realistic manner with detail, blood and tissue damage.

- Detailed disturbing scenes and nightmarish imagery.

- Explicit gory and grotesque images.

- Frequent depictions of fighting, beating, shooting, dismemberment, impalement and decapitation.

- Pervasive portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence with blood and some detail shown.

Sexual Content:

- Breast nudity in sexual situation.

- Implied sexual activity.

- Mild sexual references

- Embracing and kissing.

Language:

- One use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.

- Infrequent use of cursing and vulgar expressions.

- Limited use of slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Tobacco use.