Why is Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters rated R?
Official MPAA Rating: Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters is rated R for for strong fantasy horror violence and gore, brief sexuality/nudity and language.
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Frequent non-graphic violence.
- Frequent explicit violence with gory and grotesque images.
- Violent acts shown with realistic detail, blood and tissue damage.
- Frequent gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence, with blood and gore.
- Explicit depiction of decapitation.
- Depictions of torture, beating, shooting, stabbing, and dismemberment.
- Adverse psychological impact.
- Breasts and buttocks nudity shown in a sexual context.
- Nudity in a non-sexual context.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Mild sexual innuendo and references.
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang, profanity, and vulgar expressions.
Drugs and Alcohol:
- Tobacco use.