Picture from The Chronicles of Riddick
Overall C-

Vin Diesel returns to the screen to fill what seems to be his favorite role -- playing the criminal/hero. In this sequel to Pitch Black, Riddick has been cursing the universe evading bounty hunters, but eventually finds himself caught in a battle against an aspiring dictator called Lord Marshall (Colm Feore).

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

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for intense sequences of violent action and some language. Previously rated R in '04

Talk to your kids about…

The Chronicles of Riddick

What techniques are used to persuade us to feel empathy for Riddick, when both he and his enemy are criminals?

In the movie, conflict erupts over a single faith versus a variety of philosophies. How do you feel about religious diversity? Should any truth be imposed by force?