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After WWI, and Australian father (Russell Crowe) travels to Turkey to try and find his three sons who went missing in the Battle of Gallipoli.

Why is The Water Diviner rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: The Water Diviner is rated R for for war violence including some disturbing images.

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.
The Water Diviner is opening in limited release.

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

Violence:
- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.
- Brief explicit violence.
- Depictions of beating, shooting, stabbing, explosion and dismemberment.
- Frequent portrayals of hand-to-hand and weapons violence in a battlefield context, with blood and intense detail,
- Domestic violence.
- Gory and grotesque images.
- Upsetting and disturbing scenes.
- Some scenes may frighten children.

Sexual Content:
- Brief buttock nudity shown in a non-sexual context.
- Mild sexual references

Language:
- Infrequent use of scatological slang, vulgar expressions, and mild cursing.
- Limited use of slurs

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Tobacco use.