Black Mass parents guide

Black Mass

Dangerous things can happen when you shake up a family tree.

Based on a true story, Whitey Bulger was a dangerous criminal. He turned informant and helped the FBI take down another crime family. Oh, and he was also the brother of a state senator.

Why is Black Mass rated R? The MPAA rated Black Mass R for brutal violence, language throughout, some sexual references and brief drug use.

Black Mass
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 Black Mass rated R? Black Mass is rated R by the MPAA for brutal violence, language throughout, some sexual references and brief drug use.

- Frequent explicit violence.
- Frequent portrayals of fighting, beating, shooting and choking, with some blood and detail.
- Violent acts shown in realistic detail with blood and tissue damage.
- Occasional gory and grotesque images.
- Disturbing scenes.

Sexual Content:
- Sexual language, references and innuendo.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Fondling.

Approximately 280 instances of coarse language, including;
- Pervasive use of the sexual expletive and variations in a non-sexual context.
- Frequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity and vulgar expressions.
- Sexual, ethno-cultural, and developmental slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Infrequent references to illegal substances, sometimes in a trafficking context.
- Scene of drug use involving cocaine.
- Alcohol use.
- Substance abuse.
- Tobacco use.

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Black Mass
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Frequent Coarse Language, Violence.
Alberta 14A Brutal Violence, Coarse Language.
Manitoba 14A Brutal Violence Coarse Language.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Graphic Violence.
Quebec 13+ Violence, Vulgar Language.
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video 14A

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News About "Black Mass"

Cast and Crew

Black Mass is directed by Scott Cooper and stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Sienna Miller, Dakota Johnson, Johnny Depp.

More About The Movie:
This movie is based on the true story of Whitey Bulger.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Black Mass movie is February 16, 2016. Here are some details…

Black Mass releases to home video on February 16, 2016.

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Johnny Depp is nearly unrecognizable in the role of Whitey Bulgar, Most have his fans will associated him more with his part in Pirates of the Caribbean. Benedict Cumberbatch can also be seen in The Imitation Game and The Fifth Estate.

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