MPAA Rating: R for strong gruesome violence, some nudity and language

Why is Hannibal rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Hannibal is rated R for for strong gruesome violence, some nudity and language

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Hannibal
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 18A Gory and disturbing violence
Alberta 18A Gory violence and disturbing scenes
Manitoba Not Rated Gory scenes, Blood letting
Ontario Not Rated Violence, not recommended for children, frightening scenes
Quebec 16+ Violence/Horror
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 18A