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Will and Libby Atenton's (Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz) dream house quickly turns into a nightmare when the couple learns that a brutal murder had previously taken place within its walls.

MPAA Rating: R for some violence.

Why is Dream House rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Dream House is rated R for for some violence.

Please Note: We have not viewed this movie. The information below is a summary based on data gathered from government and industry sponsored film classification agencies in various global regions.

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


- Occasional upsetting and disturbing scenes.

- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.

- Brief portrayals of graphic violence.

- Infrequent gun and hand-to-hand violence, with some blood and a little detail shown.

- Infrequent portrayals of bloody wounds.

- Infrequent portrayals of psychological suffering.

Sexual Content:

- Embracing and kissing.

- Mild sexual innuendo.


- One use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.

- Infrequent use of scatological slang.

- Frequent use of profanity and cursing.

Dream House
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence, Coarse Language.
Alberta 14A
Manitoba 14A
Ontario 14A Language May Offend, Disturbing Content.
Quebec 13+
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A