Why is Traitor rated PG-13?
Official MPAA Rating: Traitor is rated PG-13 for for intense violent sequences, thematic material and brief language.
The film’s opening scenes explode with a car bombing that kills a man in front of his child. It is followed by repeated scenes of gunfire exchange, beatings and attacks on a compound and prison. Bombs destroy buildings and vehicles. One man is shown burning in the aftermath. Others are tortured and bullied, often resulting in bloody injuries. A young adult male is thrown in front of a speeding train (impact not seen). Suicide bombers blow up a bus full of people. Smoking and alcohol use are depicted. A strong sexual expletive, profanities, and brief sexual references are used in the script.