Ouija: Origin of Evil

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Overall C

To earn a living and provide for her two daughters (Annalise Basso and Lulu Wilson) during the 1960s, a widow (Elizabeth Reaser) claims to be able to talk to the dead by holding seances. But all of her contact with the unseen world is fake. Then one day, she awakens a real ghost... and the evil being won't leave the little family alone.

Violence C-
Sexual Content B
Profanity B
Substance Use B+

Why is Ouija: Origin of Evil rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Ouija: Origin of Evil PG-13 for disturbing images, terror and thematic elements.

Run Time: 99 minutes

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Why is Ouija: Origin of Evil rated PG-13? Ouija: Origin of Evil is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for disturbing images, terror and thematic elements.

Violence: Many scenes depict characters in peril and present unexpected “jump” moments. A character is stabbed and blood is seen on a blade. A character falls from a staircase, hanging from a noose. A character is shown stitching another person’s mouth shut with a large hook—we don’t see the stitching until after it’s complete. Scenes depict satanic begins inhabiting a living person. Visual effects create grotesque facial and body distortions. Skulls and human remains are depicted. A child is bullied at school. A character runs a business based on fraudulent claims. Dialogue uses disturbing references to Holocaust survivors and participants. A detailed verbal description of the process of strangulation is heard.

Sexual Content: A teen girl invites a teen boy to her bedroom, they share a kiss.

Profanity: Terms of deity and other mild profanities are used.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Adults drink wine with dinner.

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Ouija: Origin of Evil
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Frightening Scenes.
Alberta 14A Frightening Scenes.
Manitoba PG Not Recommended for Young Children, Frightening Scenes.
Ontario 14A Frightening Scenes, Disturbing Content.
Quebec 13+
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A

News About "Ouija: Origin of Evil"

Cast and Crew

Ouija: Origin of Evil is directed by Mike Flanagan and stars Elizabeth Reaser, Lulu Wilson, Annalise Basso.

Ouija: Origin of Evil was formerly called Ouija 2.

Learn more about the origins of the Ouija board game the movie is based on.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Ouija: Origin of Evil movie is January 17, 2017. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Ouija: Origin of Evil
Release Date: 17 January 2017
Ouija: Origin of Evil releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy) with the following extras:
- The Making of Ouija: Origin of Evil
- Home Is Where the Horror Is
- The Girl Behind Doris
- Feature Commentary with Director/Co-Writer/Editor Mike Flanagan

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This movie is the sequel (prequel?) to Ouija. The spirits of the dead are more friendly in the animations Corpse Bride and The Book of Life.