Sicario parents guide


Sicario is Spanish for hitman.

Release date October 2, 2015

FBI agent Kate Macer (Emily Blunt) gets in over her head when she joins a government task force trying to stop drug trafficking along the boarder of the U.S. and Mexico.

Why is Sicario rated R? The MPAA rated Sicario R for strong violence, grisly images, and language.

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 Sicario rated R? Sicario is rated R by the MPAA for strong violence, grisly images, and language.

- Frequent explicit violence with realistic detail with blood and tissue damage.
- Frequent references to violence and torture, with some detail.
- Frequent disturbing scene.
- Frequent gory and grotesque images.
- Depictions of beating, shooting and explosion, with 
some blood and detail.
- Frequent portrayals of corpses.

Sexual Content:
- Two scenes of nudity (depicting buttocks and genitalia) in non-sexual contexts.
- Sexual references.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Fondling.

Approximately 65 instances of coarse language, including:
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations in a non-sexual context.
- Infrequent use of profanity, cursing, and vulgar expressions.

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

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Violence, Coarse Language.
Alberta 14A Violence.
Manitoba 14A Brutal Violence, Gory Scenes, Coarse Language.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Graphic Violence.
Quebec 13+ Violence.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A

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Cast and Crew

Sicario is directed by Denis Villeneuve and stars Emily Blunt, Benicio Del Toro, Jon Bernthal .

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Sicario movie is January 5, 2016. Here are some details…

Sicario releases to home video on January 5, 2016.

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Emily Blunt can be seen in the action films Edge of Tomorrow and The Adjustment Bureau. Josh Brolin and Benicio del Toro, who appear in this movie, also worked together in in the sci-fi Guardians of the Galaxy.

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