Why is The Expendables 2 rated R?
Official MPAA Rating: The Expendables 2 is rated R for for strong bloody violence throughout.
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Frequent non-graphic violence.
- Brief explicit violence.
- Violent acts shown in a realistic manner with details, blood and tissue damage.
- Frequent depictions of beating, shooting, stabbing, decapitation, dismemberment and explosion.
- Pervasive gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence with some blood and detail shown.
- Some scenes may frighten children.
- Approximately 11 instances of coarse language.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, and vulgar expressions.
- One use of a developmental slur.
Drugs and Alcohol:
- Tobacco use.