Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter parents guide

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

Release date June 22, 2012

In this fictional account, U.S. President Abraham Lincoln (Benjamin Walker) harbors a secret identity -- vampire slayer. When he loses a loved one, he wages war on the supernatural, bloodsucking creatures.

Why is Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter rated R? The MPAA rated Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter R for violence throughout and brief sexuality.

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter
Rating & Content Info

Please Note: We have not viewed this movie. The information below is a summary based on data gathered from government and industry sponsored film classification agencies in various global regions.

Why is Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter rated R? Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter is rated R by the MPAA for violence throughout and brief sexuality.

This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:


- Frequent explicit violence.

- Violent acts shown in a realistic manner with detail, blood and tissue damage.

- Detailed disturbing scenes and nightmarish imagery.

- Explicit gory and grotesque images.

- Frequent depictions of fighting, beating, shooting, dismemberment, impalement and decapitation.

- Pervasive portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence with blood and some detail shown.

Sexual Content:

- Breast nudity in sexual situation.

- Implied sexual activity.

- Mild sexual references

- Embracing and kissing.


- One use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.

- Infrequent use of cursing and vulgar expressions.

- Limited use of slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Tobacco use.

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Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Frequent Violence.
Alberta 14A Gory Violence, Not Recommended for CHildren.
Manitoba 18A Brutal Violence, Gory Scenes.
Ontario 14A Frightening Scenes, Gory Scenes, Graphic Violence.
Quebec 13+ Violence, Horror.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A

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Cast and Crew

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter is directed by Timur Bekmambetov and stars Benjamin Walker, Rufus Sewell, Dominic Cooper, Mary Elizabeth Winstead.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter movie is October 23, 2012. Here are some details…

Abraham Lincoln; Vampire Slayer releases to home video on October 23, 2012.

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Vampires receive the hero treatment in the Twilight Saga (Twilight, Eclipse, New Moon and Breaking Dawn Part 1). Abraham Lincoln is also depicted in the movie Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian.