Texas Chainsaw parents guide

Texas Chainsaw

Reviving the classic horror movie, this 2013 rendition brings the chainsaw wielding killer to life in graphic 3D.

Why is Texas Chainsaw rated R? The MPAA rated Texas Chainsaw R for strong grisly violence and language throughout.

Texas Chainsaw
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 Texas Chainsaw rated R? Texas Chainsaw is rated R by the MPAA for strong grisly violence and language throughout.

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


- Frequent and prolonged portrayals of graphic violence.

- Explicit depictions of dismemberment, evisceration, mutilation and torture.

- Frequent, brutal portrayals of gun and weapons violence.

- Frequent portrayals of gruesome corpses with blood and details.

- Some scenes could have an adverse psychological impact.

- Several scenes of depicting beating, shooting, burning and stabbing.

- Detailed gory and grotesque images.

- Frequent upsetting and disturbing scenes.

Sexual Content:

- Nudity seen in a non-sexual context.

- Buttock nudity seen in a sexual context.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Sexual references and innuendo.

- Fondling.


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

- Frequent use of scatological slang, profanity, and vulgar expression.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Tobacco use.

- Scene of drug use involving marijuana.

- Substance abuse.

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Texas Chainsaw
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 18A Explicit Violence.
Alberta 18A Gory Brutal Violence.
Manitoba R Adverse Psychological Impact, Brutal VIolence, Gory Scenes.
Ontario 18A Coarse Language, Gory Scenes, Graphic Violence.
Quebec 16+ Horror.
Martimes 18A
Canadian Home Video 18A

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News About "Texas Chainsaw"

Cast and Crew

Texas Chainsaw is directed by John Luessenhop and stars Alexandra Daddario, Tania Raymonde, Scott Eastwood, Trey Songz.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Texas Chainsaw movie is April 30, 2013. Here are some details…

Texas Chainsaw releases to home video on April 30, 2013.

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Alexandra Daddario can also be seen in Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief. Tania Raymonde was a child when she starred in Children on their Birthdays. Most of the rest of the cast are new faces on the big screen.