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Overall A-

Rather then see his son unjustly imprisoned for trafficking drugs, a father (Dwayne Johnson) makes a plea bargain and offers to go undercover to catch the real criminals.

Violence C-
Sexual Content A-
Profanity C
Substance Use C+

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for drug content and sequences of violence.

Why is Snitch rated PG-13?

Official MPAA Rating: Snitch is rated PG-13 for for drug content and sequences of violence.

Please read our content details for this movie to help determine if it is suitable for members of your family. We also encourage you to check our full review and our movie information page.

Violence: Various scenes in the movie depict violent confrontations involving guns and fists. Characters are punched, beaten, and shot—sometimes fatally (with some blood shown). Vehicles are driven in a dangerous way on public roads and are deliberately crashed into each other causing accidents that involving other innocent people. Married couples argue. A young man, assaulted while in prison, is seen with wounds on his face.

Sexual Content: A man is seen without a shirt—his body is covered in tattoos. Married couples kiss.

Language: About two-dozen profanities are used, including scatological curses and terms of deity.

Alcohol / Drug Use:

The plot is centered on illegal drug use, but drugs are portrayed as a negative choice and serious consequences are included for those who participate in trafficking them. One scene shows a man being forced to sniff a small amount of cocaine from a knife.

Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence, Coarse Language.
Alberta 14A
Manitoba 14A Violence
Ontario PG Mature Theme, Violence, Language May Offend.
Quebec 13+
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A