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The Hunger Games

Take old-fashioned gladiator games and modern-day reality TV programs and you have The Hunger Games. Set in a future time, this survivor show is televised to the masses. But getting volunteers to fight to the death takes a bit of forceful persuasion. When Katniss Everdeen's (Jennifer Lawrence) younger sister (Willow Shields) is conscripted, the older teen selflessly decides to go in her place. Get the movie review and more. »

5

Overall: B-
Violence: D+
Sexual Content: B+
Language: B
Drugs/Alcohol: C+
Run Time: 142
Theater Release: 23 Mar 2012
Video Release: 18 Aug 2012
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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MPAA Rating (United States)

The Hunger Games is rated PG-13 intense violent thematic material and disturbing images -- all involving teens.


Canadian Movie Ratings


CMPDA (Canadian Home Video)

Rated 14A

Maritime Provinces Movie Ratings

Rated 14A --

Quebec Movie Ratings

Rated G -- Not Recommended for Children.

Ontario Movie Ratings

Rated 14A -- Violence, Disturbing Content (Reconsidered on May 1, 2012 - Classification Changed from PG)

Manitoba Movie Ratings

Rated 14A -- Not Recommended for Young Children, Violence, Adverse Psychological Impact.

Saskatchewan Movie Ratings

Rated PG -- Violence.

Alberta Movie Ratings

Rated 14A -- Violence.

British Columbia Movie Ratings

Rated PG -- Violence.

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