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After enduring much bullying at school, twelve-year-old Owen (Kodi Smit-McPhee) finally finds a friend in Abby (Chloe Moretz). However, the equally introverted girl has an even better reason why she has few close companions -- she is a vampire.
Why Is Let Me In Rated R?
Let Me In is rated R for strong bloody violence, language and a brief sexual situation.
Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Let Me In...
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Brief portrayals of graphic violence
- Acts of violence shown in a realistic manner, with details of blood and tissue damage.
- Frequent hand-to-hand and weapons violence, sometimes involving children (blood and detail shown).
- Several scenes of violence depicting beating, stabbing, self mutilation and burning.
- Several scenes depicting mutilated corpses.
- Frequent portrayals of intense bullying involving children
- Infrequent depictions of gruesome deaths, including gory and grotesque images.
- Occasional disturbing scenes.
- Brief breast shown in a sexual situation.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang and profanity.
- Infrequent use of slurs.
Drugs and Alcohol:
- Some substance abuse.
- Tobacco use.
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