Why is Copperhead rated PG-13?
Official MPAA Rating: Copperhead is rated PG-13 for for an unsettling sequence.
Violence: Tensions begin to rise among neighbors as they discuss their opposing opinions on the war. Name-calling ensues along with a fistfight at an election poll. Arguments also break out among family members. Soldiers bring a body back from the frontlines in a casket. Some maimed soldiers return home. A house catches fire and burns to the ground. A young woman is suspected of being dead. One character commits suicide. A soldier describes a war injury that cost him his arm.
Sexual Content: A young couple kisses.
Language: The script contains some brief profanities and terms of Deity.
Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters pass around a jug of alcohol. Characters drink and smoke infrequently.