Paranormal Activity 2 parents guide

Paranormal Activity 2

Release date October 22, 2010

Picking up where the first movie left off, this production promises more low-budget paranormal activity.

Why is Paranormal Activity 2 rated R? The MPAA rated Paranormal Activity 2 R for some language and brief violent material.

Paranormal Activity 2
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 Paranormal Activity 2 rated R? Paranormal Activity 2 is rated R by the MPAA for some language and brief violent material.

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


- Frequent portrayals of frightening unexplained phenomena.

- Infrequent hand-to-hand violence (some blood and detail shown).

- Brief portrayals of non-graphic violence.

- Depiction of neck breaking.

- Several frightening scenes and suspenseful situations with glimpses of scary images.

- Some scenes may frighten young children.

Sexual Content:

- Infrequent use of crude sexual language.

- Embracing and kissing.


- Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.

- Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing and profanity

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Paranormal Activity 2
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Frightening Scenes.
Alberta 14A Frightening Scenes.
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Children, Frightening Scenes, Language May Offend.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Frightening Scenes, DIsturbing Content.
Quebec 13+ Horror.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A

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Cast and Crew

Paranormal Activity 2 is directed by Tod Williams and stars Katie Featherston.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Paranormal Activity 2 movie is February 8, 2011. Here are some details…

Paranormal Activity 2 is releasing to home video on February 8, 2011.

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This movie is the sequel to Paranormal Activity. Supernatural stirrings can also be seen in The Others and The Sixth Sense.