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Conan the Barbarian

Conan the Cimmerian (Jason Momoa) becomes Conan the Barbarian when he sets out to avenge a personal slight only to get involved in a fight to stop all of Hyboria from being overrun by forces of evil. This sword swinging, supernatural 3D epic is based on the character created by author Robert E. Howard. Get the movie review and more. »


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Run Time: 113
Theater Release: 19 Aug 2011
Video Release: 22 Nov 2011
MPAA Rating: R
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Why Is Conan the Barbarian Rated R?

This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:


- Frequent and prolonged portrayals of graphic violence, with blood, gore and details shown.

- Explicit depictions of dismemberment.

- Pervasive and often brutal depictions of fighting, stabbing, decapitation and burning.

- Brief graphic portrayals of torture.

- Detailed gory and grotesque images.

- Frequent disturbing scenes and nightmarish images.

- Some scenes may frighten children.

Sexual Content:

- Frequent breast nudity in non-sexual contexts.

- Full frontal nudity seen in a sexual situation.

- Portrayal of sexual activity includes breast and buttock nudity,and some detail.

- Simulated and implied sexual activity.

- Sexual innuendo.

- Embracing and kissing.


- One use of scatological slang term.

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