Why is Beastly rated PG-13?
Official MPAA Rating: Beastly is rated PG-13 for for language including some crude comments, drug references and brief violence.
Violence: A character is shot and dies during a drug deal. A man hits a woman. Two characters enter a zoo after hours. A teen recklessly drives a motorcycle.
Sexual Content: A teen couple is seen kissing sensuously. Advertisements showing semi-nude men and women are briefly seen. A man makes a comment about his friends losing their virginity at 15 years of age. Some female characters wear revealing clothing. A man is seen without a shirt.
Language: A crude term for sex, an acronym that includes a sexual expletive, and a less-offensive synonym for a sexual expletive are used. A variety of other scatological slang, mild profanities and terms of deity are heard.
Drugs/Alcohol: A depicted drug deal results in a character being fatally shot. Teens are shown at a party consuming alcohol.
Other: A teen girl practices witchcraft.