Why is The Cabin in the Woods rated R?
Official MPAA Rating: The Cabin in the Woods is rated R for for strong bloody horror violence and gore, language, drug use and some sexuality/nudity.
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Frequent explicit violence, including depictions of impalement.
- - Frequent and prolonged portrayals of beating, shooting, stabbing, impalement, burning, mutilation and explosion.
- Frequent portrayals of gruesome deaths, with blood, gore, and detailed wounds.
- Detailed gory and grotesque images.
- Detailed disturbing scenes.
- Adverse psychological impact.
- Breast nudity seen in a sexual context.
- Sexual references and innuendo.
- Simulated sexual activity.
- Crude content.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive, sometimes in a sexual context.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang, profanity, and sexual references.
- Limited use of slurs.
Drugs and Alcohol:
- Five scenes of drug use involving marijuana.
- Frequent detailed portrayals of illegal drug use.
- Substance abuse.