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Beautiful Creatures

Lena Duchannes (Alice Englert) comes from a family of witches and she was born with unusual powers. But it is still undecided whether those gifts will be chosen for light or dark. While waiting for her fate to be decided she meets and falls in love with a mortal boy (Alden Ehrenreich), which significantly complicates her future. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C-
Violence: C
Sexual Content: C
Language: C
Drugs/Alcohol: C
Run Time: 124
Theater Release: 12 Feb 2013
Video Release: 21 May 2013
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Why Is Beautiful Creatures Rated PG-13?

Violence: Characters are shot and killed during war scenes. Some blood is shown. Students receive bloody cuts when the glass in a window blows out. Characters are tossed, spun, entangled and choked. A new student is bullied at school. A man is lured onto the tracks and hit but a train. Characters discuss death. A house is shown engulfed in flames.

Sexual Content: A teen and adult couple engage in heavy, passionate kissing. A teen couple kisses frequently. Sexual activity between young couples is implied.

Language: The script contains numerous mild and moderate profanities, scatological slang and terms of Deity. Some crude sexual comments and innuendo are also included.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Teens are served wine at dinner. A group of men are seen walking down the street with beer bottles in hand.

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