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Overall C

When a maniacal prince (Luke Goss) from an unseen realm sets his sights on ruling the planet, it will take an equally unearthly superhero, like Hellboy (Ron Perlman), to save the world.

Violence D+
Sexual Content B+
Profanity C-
Substance Use C

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sequences of sci-fi action and violence, and some language.

Why is Hellboy 2 The Golden Army rated PG-13?

Official MPAA Rating: Hellboy 2 The Golden Army is rated PG-13 for for sequences of sci-fi action and violence, and some language.

Please read our content details for this movie to help determine if it is suitable for members of your family. We also encourage you to check our full review and our movie information page.

The film begins with scenes of animated battles that include impaling and killing. Later a Manhattan museum is swarmed by spiders that attack and eat the patrons and FBI agents before defecating all over the room. During confrontations, characters engage in hand-to-hand combat, sword fighting and martial arts. Men are beheaded, impaled and repeatedly beaten. An old woman is hit across a room and a creature is crushed between two spiked rollers. One character dies from a self-inflicted stabbing. Car crashes, explosions and property damage are also shown. A couple throws objects during a domestic fight. Pregnancy is discussed and brief kissing is portrayed. Two main characters are drunk and another smokes infrequently. Profanities, vulgarities and two uses of a term meant to sound like a sexual expletive are used in the script.

Hellboy 2 The Golden Army
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Violence
Alberta 14A
Manitoba 14A
Ontario 14A Violence. Language May Offend. Gory Scenes.
Quebec G Not Recommended for Young Children.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A