Picture from Paranormal Activity 4

For those who have not had enough of this already, the franchise creators are cooking up (or milking out) another stirring plot.

MPAA Rating: R for language and some violence/terror.

Why is Paranormal Activity 4 rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Paranormal Activity 4 is rated R for for language and some violence/terror.

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 non-graphic violence.

- Frequent explicit violence.

- Disturbing scenes.

- Gory and grotesque images.

- Infrequent hand-to-hand violence, with no blood, but some detail.

- Frequent portrayals of unexplained phenomena in violent contexts.

Sexual Content:

- Mild sexual references.


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

- Frequent use of scatological slang.

- Infrequent use of mild sexual references, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions.

Paranormal Activity 4
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Frightening Scenes.
Alberta 14A Frightening Scenes
Manitoba 14A Not Recommeded for Young Children, Frightening Scenes, Violence.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Disturbing Content.
Quebec 13+
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A