Why is Seventh Son rated PG-13?
Official MPAA Rating: Seventh Son is rated PG-13 for for intense fantasy violence and action throughout, frightening images and brief strong language.
Violence: A woman is imprisoned in a cave. A child screams and rages after being possessed by an evil spirit. Characters engage in frequent fights, sometimes involving swords and knives. Others characters are beaten, stabbed, choked, impaled and burned. A few scenes depict blood. Some characters transform into monsters or other hideous beasts. A woman’s face is covered with scars after she is burned. A village is decimated and burned.
Sexual Content: A teen couple kisses and embraces several times. They are seen cuddling in bed, mostly clothed. A girl’s bare shoulders are seen while she is swimming in a lake.
Language: The script contains one use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context, along with infrequent mild cursing and profanity.
Alcohol / Drug Use: An adult character drinks frequently and often appears to be slightly drunk. He offers a swig to a teen character and he takes it. A man gives a teen a piece of “root” to use for his own enjoyment, although no depiction of its use is included.