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Overall A

Based on actual events, this movie uses dramatic license to tell the story of the K-19. Shortly into the Russian submarine's maiden voyage, one of its two nuclear reactors blew a high-pressure cooling line. Because there are also nuclear warheads on board, the malfunction needs to be remedied before disaster ignites the bombs and an explosive cold war response.

Violence B-
Sexual Content B-
Profanity A-
Substance Use B-

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for disturbing images.

Why is K-19: The Widowmaker rated PG-13?

Official MPAA Rating: K-19: The Widowmaker is rated PG-13 for for disturbing images.

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.
K-19: The Widowmaker
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Scenes of Accident Trauma
Alberta PG
Manitoba Not Rated Frightening Scenes, Mature Theme
Ontario Not Rated Mature Theme
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video PG

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