Why is Olympus Has Fallen rated R?
Official MPAA Rating: Olympus Has Fallen is rated R for for strong violence and language throughout.
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Frequent explicit violence with acts shown in a realistic manner,including detail, blood and tissue damage.
- Frequent depictions of beating, fighting, shooting, stabbing and explosion.
- Frequent gun, hand-to-hand, and weapons violence, with blood, impact, and some detail.
- Occasional gory and grotesque images.
- Upsetting or disturbing scenes.
- Depictions of torture.
- Embracing and kissing.
Approximately 61 instances of coarse language, including:
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive, sometimes in an aggressive context.
- Frequent use of scatological slang, profanity and cursing.
- Infrequent use of vulgar expressions.