Why is Sicario rated R?
Official MPAA Rating: Sicario is rated R for for strong violence, grisly images, and language.
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Frequent explicit violence with realistic detail with blood and tissue damage.
- Frequent references to violence and torture, with some detail.
- Frequent disturbing scene.
- Frequent gory and grotesque images.
- Depictions of beating, shooting and explosion, with some blood and detail.
- Frequent portrayals of corpses.
- Two scenes of nudity (depicting buttocks and genitalia) in non-sexual contexts.
- Sexual references.
- Embracing and kissing.
Approximately 65 instances of coarse language, including:
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations in a non-sexual context.
- Infrequent use of profanity, cursing, and vulgar expressions.
Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Tobacco use.
- Alcohol use.
|British Columbia||14A||Violence, Coarse Language.|
|Manitoba||14A||Brutal Violence, Gory Scenes, Coarse Language.|
|Ontario||14A||Coarse Language, Graphic Violence.|
|Canadian Home Video||14A|