Why is Out of the Furnace rated R?
Official MPAA Rating: Out of the Furnace is rated R for for strong violence, language and drug content.
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Frequent portrayals of fighting, beating, choking and shooting, with some blood and detail.
- Frequent explicit violence.
- Violent acts shown in a realistic manner with detail, blood and tissue damage .
- Disturbing content may have an adverse psychological impact.
- Infrequent sexual language.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Sexual references.
- Crude content.
- Pervasive use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in an aggressive context.
- Frequent use of scatological slang, profanity, cursing and vulgar expressions.
- One use of a sexual slur.
Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Infrequent portrayals of illegal drug processing and use.
- Detailed alcohol and substance abuse.