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Assassins try to one-up each other in this shoot-fest about Danny Bryce (Jason Stratham), a former member of Britain's Elite Special Air Service, who is blackmailed by a nasty crime boss (Clive Owen). At stake is the life of Hunter (Robert DeNiro), Bryce's father-like mentor.

MPAA Rating: R for strong violence, language and some sexuality/nudity.

Why is Killer Elite rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Killer Elite is rated R for for strong violence, language and some sexuality/nudity.

Please Note: We have not viewed this movie. The information below is a summary based on data gathered from government and industry sponsored film classification agencies in various global regions.

This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:


- Violent acts shown in a realistic manner with detail and blood.

- Gory and grotesque images.

- Frequent portrayals of non-graphic violence.

- Frequent portrayals of weapons and hand-to-hand violence.

Sexual Content:

- Mild sexual references and innuendo.

- Nudity in a brief sexual situation.

-  Beast nudity in a non-sexual context.

- Implied sexual activity.

- Embracing and kissing.


-Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations in a non-sexual context.

- Frequent use of scatological slang.

- Infrequent use of profanity, sexual references and ethno-cultural slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Tobacco use.

Killer Elite
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Violence, Coarse Language.
Alberta 14A Brutal Violence.
Manitoba 14A Not Recommended for Children, Violence, Coarse Language.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Graphic Violence.
Quebec 13+ Violence.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A