Picture from Gangs of New York

After witnessing the death of his father as a child, the now grown Amsterdam Vallon (Leonardo DiCaprio) returns to New York City to seek revenge. It is 1863, and most of Manhattan is run by gangs, but the man Vallon is looking for is know as 'The Butcher" (Daniel Day-Lewis).

MPAA Rating: R for intense strong violence, sexuality/nudity and language

Why is Gangs of New York rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Gangs of New York is rated R for for intense strong violence, sexuality/nudity and language

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Gangs of New York
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 18A Explicit Violence, Sexually Suggestive Scenes, Nudity
Alberta 18A Brutal, Violence Throughout
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec 13+ Violence
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 18A