Rating & Content Info
Why is District 9 rated R? District 9 is rated R by the MPAA for bloody violence and pervasive language.
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Frequent and prolonged depictions of explicit violence, including shootings, mutilation and dismemberment
- Frequent gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence (detailed portrayals of blood and gore).
- Detailed depictions of medical procedures (blood shown).
- Brief graphic portrayals of torture.
- Disturbing scenes and grotesque images.
- Use of crude sexual language and references.
- Infrequent portrayals of crude bodily functions.
- Pervasive use of the sexual expletive and variations in non-sexual contexts.
- Frequent use of profanities, including scatological slang and vulgar expressions.
- Frequent use of ethno-cultural slurs.
Page last updated July 25, 2016
|British Columbia||18A||Explicit Violence.|
|Manitoba||14A||Not Recommended For Children, Brutal Violence, Gory Scenes, Coarse Language.|
|Ontario||14A||Coarse Language, Violence, Gory Scenes.|
|Quebec||13+||Violence, Vulgar Language.|
|Canadian Home Video|
We do not have a full review for District 9 because it is rated R in the US and we usually only review G, PG, and PG-13 movies. However we do have some information about the content you can expect to see in this movie in the Content Details section.
News About "District 9"
Cast and Crew
District 9 is directed by Neill Blomkamp and stars Sharlto Copley, David James, Jason Cope.
The most recent home video release of District 9 movie is December 22, 2009. Here are some details…
DIstrict 9 releases to DVD and Blu-ray on December 29, 2009.