Why is Ninja Assassin rated R?
Official MPAA Rating: Ninja Assassin is rated R for for strong bloody stylized violence throughout, and language.
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Explicit depictions of violence, including decapitation, dismemberment, mutilation and beating.
Pervasive portrayals of gun and weapons use,martial arts violence and hand-to-hand combat (some blood, gore and detailed wounds shown).
- Frequent gory and grotesque images.
- Frequent upsetting or disturbing scenes.
- Brief graphic portrayals of torture.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Portrayal of a crude bodily function (shown in some detail).
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang and profanity.
Drug and Alcohol Use:
- Tobacco use.