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Overall C-

Nicolas Cage returns in this sequel as Johnny Blaze, who is cursed to morph into the Ghost Rider. This time the man and his motorbike are trying to chain the devil himself.

Violence D+
Sexual Content B
Profanity D+
Substance Use C

Why is Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance rated PG-13?

Official MPAA Rating: Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance is rated PG-13 for for intense sequences of action and violence, some disturbing images, and language.

Please read our content details for this movie to help determine if it is suitable for members of your family. We also encourage you to check our full review and our movie information page.

Violence: Characters are shot, dropped from heights, run over, crushed, disintegrated and consumed by flames. A man spits a stream of blood out of his mouth after being injured. Characters are whipped with chains, kidnapped and roughly pushed around. One character holds a knife to another’s throat. Men prepare to behead a character. A man steals drugs from a hospital. Characters ride without helmets and also sit on the open bed of a truck that is driving down the highway.

Sexual Content: A woman talks about conceiving the devil’s child.

Language: The script includes several profanities, a crude sexual slang and a strong sexual expletive.

Alcohol / Drug Use: A character drinks frequently from a flask. He and others also drink wine. Secondary characters smoke. A man consumes numerous prescription pills he has stolen from a hospital pharmacy. A boy is subdued with an injection.

Other: Scatological humor is portrayed when a man urinates with fiery results. A satanic ritual is portrayed. A man casually administers a Christian communion to another character.