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In this horror/comedy movie, the inhabitants of the world have been turned into Zombies, so the only known humans left (played by Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg, Emma Stone and Abigail Breslin) band together for protection. They also take it upon themselves to kill (in a video-game-like fashion) as many Zombies as possible.

MPAA Rating: R for horror violence/gore and language.

Why is Zombieland rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Zombieland is rated R for for horror violence/gore and language.

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.

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


- Frequent portrayals of graphic violence with gory and grotesque images.

- Frequent gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence, especially towards zombies (some blood and details are shown).

- Frequent upsetting or disturbing scenes.

Sexual Content:

- Crude sexual references.

-References to crude bodily functions.

- Partial breast nudity shown.

- Embracing and kissing,


- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, twice in a sexual context.

- Coarse language, scatological slang, profanity, and vulgar expressions.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Portrayal of illegal substance abuse for recreational purposes.

Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 18A Explicit Violence.
Alberta 18A Gory Violence.
Manitoba 18A Brutal Violence, Gory Scenes.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Gory Scenes.
Quebec 13+
Martimes 18A
Canadian Home Video 18A