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"Be careful who you choose as friends", is an admonition Marty (Collin Ferrell) should have heeded. Instead he finds himself being dragged into serious trouble when his pals (Christopher Walken and Sam Rockwell) kidnap the beloved dog of a dangerous gangster (Woody Harrelson).

MPAA Rating: R for strong violence, bloody images, pervasive language, sexuality/nudity and some drug use.

Why is Seven Psychopaths rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Seven Psychopaths is rated R for for strong violence, bloody images, pervasive language, sexuality/nudity and some 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:


- Frequent scenes of explicit violence.

- Depictions of throat-slitting, dismemberment, decapitation, shooting, stabbing, mutilation and burning.

- Pervasive gun, hand-to-hand, and weapons violence, with blood and some detail shown.

- Explicit torture.

- Gory and grotesque images.

- Upsetting and disturbing scenes.

Sexual Content:

- Nudity in a non-sexual context.

- Breast nudity shown in sexual contexts.

- Sexually suggestive scene

- Use of sexual language, references and innuendo


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

- Frequent use of scatological slang.

- Frequent use of sexual, developmental, and ethno-cultural slurs.

- Vulgar expressions.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- References to drugs, alcohol and tobacco use.

-Alcohol abuse.

- Tobacco use.

Seven Psychopaths
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 18A Explicit Violence.
Alberta 18A Gory Violence, Language May Offend.
Manitoba 18A Brutal Violence.
Ontario 18A Brutal Violence, Coarse Language.
Quebec 13+ Violence.
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video 18A