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The Hunting Ground

Are universities a hunting ground for sexual preditors?

Many sexual assaults occur on North American university campuses. This documentary looks at the rate of these incidents and explores why the crimes go unreported.

Why is The Hunting Ground rated PG-13? The MPAA rated The Hunting Ground PG-13 13 for disturbing thematic material involving sexual assault, and for language.

The Hunting Ground
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 The Hunting Ground rated PG-13? The Hunting Ground is rated PG-13 by the MPAA 13 for disturbing thematic material involving sexual assault, and for language.

The Hinting Ground is opening in limited theaters.

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

Violence:
- Occasional upsetting or disturbing scenes.
- Discussion of sexual assault.
- Theme of sexual violence-
- Infrequent references to self-harm and suicide in a context of post-traumatic stress.

Sexual Content:
- Frequent verbal accounts of sexual violence in a context of emotional distress, with some detailed sexual language.
- Sexual references.
- Theme of sexual violence.

Language:
Approximately 180 instances of sexual language.
- Infrequent, sometimes aggressive, use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang, sexual slurs, and vulgar expressions, sometimes in a bullying context.
- Slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- References to drugs and alcohol use.

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The Hunting Ground
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Theme of Sexual Violence, Sexual Language.
Alberta 14A Mature Subject Matter.
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario 14A Language May Offend, Disturbing Content.
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video

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Cast and Crew

The Hunting Ground is directed by Kirby Dick and stars Kirby Dick, Amy Ziering, Amy Herdy .

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Hunting Ground movie is December 1, 2015. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: The Hunting Ground
Release Date: 1 December 2015
The Hunting Grounds>/i> releases to home video with the following extras:
- Additional Stories
- Q&A with Annie Clark and Andrea Pino

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In the movie , which is based on a true story, a young woman attends a friend’s party where something goes terrible wrong.  Director Kirby Dick also made the documentary The Invisible War, that looked at unreported sexual assault in the military.

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