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Still shot from the movie: Sanctum.


An exploratory venture into an uncharted cave turns treacherous when a tropical storm hits, trapping a team of climbers inside. With supplies running low, the group is forced to find a new exit or suffer a watery death. Get the movie review and more. »


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Run Time: 103
Theater Release: 04 Feb 2011
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MPAA Rating: R
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Why Is Sanctum Rated R?

This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:


- Frequent portrayals of graphic and non-graphic violence.

- Occasional gory and grotesque images.

- Portrayals of drowning and fighting.

- Upsetting and disturbing scenes.

- Infrequent hand-to-hand violence and depiction of a gory injury.

- Frequent portrayals of death and corpses with some blood, wounds, detail shown.

- Pervasive peril to main characters.

- Frequent portrayals of emotional suffering.

Sexual Content:

- Mild sexual references.

- Buttock nudity shown in a non-sexual content.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Infrequent use of crude sexual language.


- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations in non-sexual contexts.

- Frequent use of scatological slang, profanity, cursing, and vulgar expressions

- Slurs.

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