Why is The Unknown Known rated PG-13?
Official MPAA Rating: The Unknown Known is rated PG-13 for for some disturbing images and brief nudity.
Violence: News footage included in this documentary portrays the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks, an assassination attempt, various photos and news footage of warfare, fighting, shooting and explosions. Pictures taken of prisoners held at Guantanamo Bay show torture and nudity. Deaths, abuse and torture are discussed.
Sexual Content: Non-explicit nudity is seen in news photos of prisoners. Forcing a prisoner to remove their clothes is also discussed as a humiliation tactic.
Language: Mild profanity.
Alcohol / Drug Use: None noted.