Picture from Paranormal Activity 3

This franchise, known for its low budget production / big box office returns, cranks out a third installment of Paranormal Activity.

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

Why is Paranormal Activity 3 rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Paranormal Activity 3 is rated R for for some violence, language, brief sexuality and 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:

Violence:

- Brief non-graphic violence.

- Infrequent hand-to-hand violence (no blood, but some detail shown).

- Frequent portrayals of unexplained aural and visual phenomena in a traumatic context, most involving children.

- Some scenes may frighten children.

- Occasional upsetting or disturbing scenes.

Sexual Content:

- Brief portrayal of sexual activity (no nudity).

- Mild sexual references and innuendo.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Fondling.

Language:

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

- Infrequent use of scatological slang, mild sexual references, cursing and profanity.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- One portrayal of illegal drug use for recreational purposes.

Paranormal Activity 3
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Frightening Scenes.
Alberta 14A Frightening Scenes.
Manitoba 14A
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Substance Abuse, Disturbing Content.
Quebec 13+
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A