Why is Chernobyl Diaries rated R?
Official MPAA Rating: Chernobyl Diaries is rated R for for violence, some bloody images and pervasive language.
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Frequent non-graphic violence.
- Brief explicit violence.
- Gory and grotesque images.
- Upsetting or disturbing scenes.
- Frightening scenes depicting threat, intensity and suspense.
- Graphic violent shown in a realistic manner, with details, blood and tissue damage.
- Frequent weapons and hand-to-hand violence, with some blood and gore shown.
- Infrequent portrayals of animal and human corpses (some blood and detail shown).
- Depictions of beating and shooting.
- Crude content.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations in non-sexual contexts.
- Frequent use of scatological slang.
- Infrequent use of profanity, mild vulgar expressions and mild sexual language.