Why is Paranormal Activity 2 rated R?
Official MPAA Rating: Paranormal Activity 2 is rated R for for some language and brief violent material.
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Frequent portrayals of frightening unexplained phenomena.
- Infrequent hand-to-hand violence (some blood and detail shown).
- Brief portrayals of non-graphic violence.
- Depiction of neck breaking.
- Several frightening scenes and suspenseful situations with glimpses of scary images.
- Some scenes may frighten young children.
- Infrequent use of crude sexual language.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing and profanity