Suicide Squad parents guide

Suicide Squad

Using the bad guys for a good cause.

Overall C-

A secret government agency comes up with a plan for dealing with problematic super villains. Rather than keeping them locked up, the idea is to use their talents to take care of even worse troublemakers, and offer them shorter prison terms in exchange for their service. Thus the Suicide Squad is born.

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

Why is Suicide Squad rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Suicide Squad PG-13 for sequences of violence and action throughout, disturbing behavior, suggestive content and language.

Run Time: 123 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is Suicide Squad rated PG-13? Suicide Squad is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for sequences of violence and action throughout, disturbing behavior, suggestive content and language.

Violence: Violence is seen throughout the film including onscreen shootings (with no blood or explicit details) and hand-to-hand combat with knives and other weapons. A female character is shown being electrocuted by a male character. Female characters are physically assaulted by male characters. Persons being burned alive are briefly seen with no detail. A character is killed by a disguised bomb. A death occurs when a throat is sliced off screen. A person in a position of trust kills those they are responsible for. A helicopter crashes and bursts into flames. Corpses are seen (without details). A hero character breaks a store window and steals merchandise.

Sexual Content: Female characters are shown in revealing clothing throughout the film. They are also seen posing in sexual positions and placed in sexual situations. Sexual innuendo is exchanged between male and female characters and two female characters. A female character is depicted in relationship dominated by a male.

Language: The script includes frequent scatological terms, infrequent crude anatomical terms (male and female), other mild profanities.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters are depicted as drinking hard liquor in a bar.

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Suicide Squad
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence, Coarse Language.
Alberta PG Violence, Frightening Scenes, Not Recommended For Young Children.
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Young Children, Violence, Language May Offend.
Ontario PG Violence, Language May Offend, Not Recommended for Young Children.
Quebec G Not Recommended For Young Children.
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

News About "Suicide Squad"

Cast and Crew

Suicide Squad is directed by David Ayer and stars Will Smith, Jared Leto, Margot Robbie, Joel Kinnaman, Viola Davis.

This movie is based on Suicide Squad/Task Force X characters from DC Comics.

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Other DC Comics characters that have inspired movies include: Batman, Superman and Green Lantern.