Why is Attack the Block rated R?
Official MPAA Rating: Attack the Block is rated R for for creature violence, drug content and pervasive language.
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Violent acts shown in a realistic and detailed manner.
- Depictions of mutilation, shooting, stabbing and explosion.
- Frequent weapons and hand-to-hand violence in a monster context, with some blood and gore shown.
- Gory and grotesque images.
- Disturbing scenes.
- Sexual references.
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, once in a sexual context.
- Frequent use of scatological slang
- Infrequent use of profanity and mild sexual language
Drugs and Alcohol:
- Depictions of illegal drug use for recreational purposes.
- Substance abuse.
- Tobacco use.