Why is The Road rated R?
Official MPAA Rating: The Road is rated R for for some violence, disturbing images and language.
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Portrayals of graphic violence, with occasional gory and grotesque images.
- Occasional upsetting or disturbing scenes, including portrayals of suffering and extreme distress, some of which involve children.
- Frequent nightmarish images, including detailed portrayals of corpses.
- Buttock nudity seen in a non-sexual context.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Mild sexual innuendo.
- Infrequent use of the sexual expletive and variations.
- Infrequent profanity and cursing.
Drugs and Alcohol:
- Tobacco use