Why is Riddick rated R?
Official MPAA Rating: Riddick is rated R for for strong violence, language and some sexual content/nudity.
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Frequent explicit violence.
- Violent acts shown in a realistic manner with detail, blood and tissue damage.
- Pervasive portrayals of gun, weapon and hand to hand violence, with blood, gore, and detailed wounds shown.
- Frequent depictions of fighting, shooting, stabbing, dismemberment and impalement.
- Explicit depiction of decapitation.
- Explicit gory/grotesque images.
- Detailed upsetting or disturbing scenes.
- Two scenes of nudity (depicting breasts and pubic region), in sexual and non-sexual contexts.
- Partial or full nudity in a brief sexual situation.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Implied sexual activity.
- One instance of sexual language.
- Sexual references and innuendo.
- Frequent, sometimes aggressive use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in a sexual context.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang, sexual language, and sexual and developmental slurs.
Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Tobacco use.
- References to drugs, alcohol and/or tobacco.