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The weapons of an inventive feudal-China-era metal smith and a gold shipment waiting to be stolen come together in this excuse for a blood bath presented by Quentin Tarantino.

MPAA Rating: R for bloody violence, strong sexuality, language and brief drug use.

Why is The Man With the Iron Fists rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: The Man With the Iron Fists is rated R for for bloody violence, strong sexuality, language and brief drug use.

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:


- Frequent hand-to-hand and weapons violence, with blood and detail shown.

- Explicit depictions of evisceration and dismemberment.

- Detailed gory and grotesque images.

- Frequent and prolonged portrayals of graphic violence.

- Disturbing scenes.

- Depictions of beating, shooting, stabbing, dismemberment, torture and decapitation.

Sexual Content:

- Infrequent portrayals of sexual activity with no nudity, but some detail.

- Simulated and implied sexual activity.

- Sexual references and innuendo.

- Embracing and kissing.


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

- infrequent use of scatological slang.

- Ethno-cultural slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Infrequent references to drug use.

- Tobacco use.

The Man With the Iron Fists
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 18A Explicit Violence.
Alberta 18A Gory Violence.
Manitoba 18A Brutal Violence.
Ontario 18A Brutal Violence, Coarse Language, Gory Scenes.
Quebec 13+ Violence.
Martimes 18A
Canadian Home Video 18A