Alien Covenant parents guide

Alien Covenant

A problem in paradise.

Release date May 19, 2017

When the crew of a colonizing spaceship find a lush world on the other side of the galaxy, they think they have found a new place to call home. What they don't know is there is already someone living there -- and he's not very hospitable.

Why is Alien Covenant rated R? The MPAA rated Alien Covenant R for sci-fi violence, bloody images, language and some sexuality/nudity.

Alien Covenant
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Alien Covenant rated R? Alien Covenant is rated R by the MPAA for sci-fi violence, bloody images, language and some sexuality/nudity.

- Frequent explicit violence.
- Frequent portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence with blood and some gory detail.
- Frequent portrayals of frightening monsters and nightmarish imagery with blood and some gory detail.
- Depictions of physical assault and injury.
- Detailed gory and grotesque images.
- Frequent upsetting or disturbing scenes.

Sexual Content:
- Portrayal of sexual activity with no nudity and little detail.
- Scene of nudity, depicting breasts and buttocks, in a sexual context.
- Brief breast nudity in a non-sexual context.
- Sexual references and innuendo.
- Embracing and kissing
- Implied sexual activity.

Approximately 65 instances of coarse language, including:
- Frequent use of the of the sexual expletive and variations in a non-sexual context.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions.
- Slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Tobacco use.
- Alcohol use.

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Alien Covenant
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 18A Explicit Violence.
Alberta 14A Gory Violence, Frightening Scenes.
Manitoba 18A Brutal Violence, Coarse Language.
Ontario 18A Brutal Violence, Coarse Language, Disturbing Content.
Quebec 13+ Violence, Horror.
Martimes 18A
Canadian Home Video 18A

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Cast and Crew

Alien Covenant is directed by Ridley Scott and stars Katherine Waterston, Michael Fassbender, Noomi Rapace.

From the Studio: Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship Covenant discover what they think is an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world, whose sole inhabitant is the synthetic David, survivor of the doomed Prometheus expedition. Written by Twentieth Century Fox

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Other space explores look for new worlds in Passengers (2016), 2001: A Space Odyssey and Interstellar.