Why is I, Frankenstein rated PG-13?
Official MPAA Rating: I, Frankenstein is rated PG-13 for for sequences of intense fantasy action and violence throughout.
Violence: Frequent non-graphic violence is seen throughout the film, along with a scene of brief explicit violence. Most of the action involves hand-to-hand combat and use of weapons. An gory wound is seen while a character stitches it together. Detailed portrayals show frightening monsters and transformations. A brief scene of torture depicts a man being pulled by chains connected to his limbs. Another scene shows a rat, and later a human, being subjected to high amounts of electricity in an attempt to bring them to life.
Sexual Content: A man’s bare chest is seen.
Language: A single scatological term is heard.
Alcohol / Drug Use: A scene in a bar shows people sitting at tables with presumably alcoholic drinks.