Ghost in the Shell (2017) parents guide

Ghost in the Shell (2017)

A personal fight against crime.

Release date March 31, 2017

Major (Scarlett Johansson) is a human-cyborg hybrid and leader of an elite task force. She and her team are trying to stop an enemy who has intentions to destroy cyber technology. This movie is based on the Ghost in the Shell franchise.

Why is Ghost in the Shell (2017) rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Ghost in the Shell (2017) PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi violence, suggestive content and some disturbing images.

Ghost in the Shell (2017)
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Ghost in the Shell (2017) rated PG-13? Ghost in the Shell (2017) is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for intense sequences of sci-fi violence, suggestive content and some disturbing images.

- Frequent non-graphic violence.
- Frequent gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence with no blood and little detail.
- Infrequent portrayals of suicide with little detail.
- Infrequent frightening scenes and nightmarish imagery.
- Some scenes may frighten children.

Sexual Content:
- Nudity in a non-sexual context.

- Infrequent use of scatological slang and vulgar expressions.

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

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Ghost in the Shell (2017)
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta PG Violence, Frightening Scenes.
Manitoba PG Not Recommeded for Young Children, Violence.
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video

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News About "Ghost in the Shell (2017)"

Cast and Crew

Ghost in the Shell (2017) is directed by Rupert Sanders and stars Scarlett Johansson, Michael Wincott, Michael Pitt.

From the Studio:
Based on the internationally-acclaimed sci-fi property, “GHOST IN THE SHELL” follows the Major, a special ops, one-of-a-kind human-cyborg hybrid, who leads the elite task force Section 9. Devoted to stopping the most dangerous criminals and extremists, Section 9 is faced with an enemy whose singular goal is to wipe out Hanka Robotic’s advancements in cyber technology.
Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks Pictures

Learn more about the Ghost in the Shell franchise, which is based on the

Home Video

Related home video titles:

Another cyborg law enforcer is featured in Robocop (2014). And an officer finds himself fighting against artificial intelligence in I, Robot.