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Still shot from the movie: Underworld: Awakening.

Underworld: Awakening

Kate Beckinsale is back, wielding weapons and threatening the human race, as she reprises her role of Selene, the vampire warrior. Get the movie review and more. »


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Sexual Content: --
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Run Time: 89
Theater Release: 20 Jan 2012
Video Release: 08 May 2012
MPAA Rating: R
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Why Is Underworld: Awakening Rated R?

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


- Frequent and prolonged portrayals of explicit violence (including decapitation, mutilation and shooting).

- Frequent non-graphic violence (including shooting, fighting, stabbing, beating, mutilation and explosion).

- Frequent portrayals of creature, gun, and weapons violence, some involving children (with blood, gore, and wound details shown).

- Detailed disturbing and offensive scenes, which may have an adverse psychological impact.

- Frequent detailed gory and grotesque images.

- Some scenes may frighten children.

Sexual Content:

- Limited embracing and kissing.

- Buttocks nudity in a non-sexual context.


- Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.

- Infrequent use of scatological slang, and mild cursing.

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