Why is The Crazies rated R?
Official MPAA Rating: The Crazies is rated R for for bloody violence and language.
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.
- Frequent disturbing scenes.
- Detailed gory and grotesque images.
- Frequent portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence (blood and detailed wounds depicted).
- Frequent detailed portrayals of gruesome corpses.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.
- Frequent use of scatological slang, cursing and profanity.
- Limited use of slurs.
Drugs and Alcohol:
- Tobacco use.