Piranha 3DD parents guide

Piranha 3DD

Release date June 1, 2012

In this sequel, the pre-historic man-eaters that chomped their way through the first film move on to other feeding grounds -- like plumbing, swimming pools and waterparks.

Why is Piranha 3DD rated R? The MPAA rated Piranha 3DD R for sequences of strong bloody horror violence and gore, graphic nudity, sexual content, language and some drug use.

Piranha 3DD
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 Piranha 3DD rated R? Piranha 3DD is rated R by the MPAA for sequences of strong bloody horror violence and gore, graphic nudity, sexual content, language and some drug use.

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


- Frequent explicit violence.

- Detailed disturbing scenes.

- Gory and grotesque images.

- Frequent animal violence in a horror context, with blood, gore and detailed wounds.

- Violent acts shown in a realistic manner, with detail, blood and tissue damage.

Sexual Content:

- Sexual references and innuendo.

- Pervasive breast nudity seen in a non-sexual contexts.

- Infrequent male and female frontal nudity.

- Nudity in a brief sexual situation.

- Simulated and implied sexual activity.

- Crude content.

- Fondling.

- Embracing and kissing.


- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in a sexual context.

- Frequent use of scatological slang.

- Infrequent use of profanity, cursing, and crude sexual references.

- Slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Portrayals of drug use for recreational purposes.

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Piranha 3DD
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 18A Explicit Violence.
Alberta 18A Nudity, Gory Scenes.
Manitoba 18A Violence, Sexual Content, Gory Scenes.
Ontario 18A Coarse Language, Sexual Content, Gory Scenes.
Quebec 16+ Horror, Eroticism.
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video 18A

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No Review

We do not have a full review for Piranha 3DD 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 "Piranha 3DD"

Cast and Crew

Piranha 3DD is directed by John Gulager and stars Danielle Panabaker, Katrina Bowden, Christopher Lloyd.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Piranha 3DD movie is September 4, 2012. Here are some details…

Piranha 3DD releases to home video on September 4, 2012.

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This movie is the sequel to Piranha 3D. Watching unwitting swimmers get eaten by things lurking in the water has been a favorite movie script for a long time. You can see other examples in Shark Night (also in 3D) and Jaws. For more family-friendly nautical adventures try 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea and Moby Dick.