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

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.