Witch hunting is a serious business for Master Gregory (Jeff Bridges), who uses all his medieval skills for the job. But to fight the evil Mother Malkin (Julian Moore) he will also need the help of his new apprentice (Ben Barns), a seventh son of a seventh son.
Why Is Seventh Son Rated PG-13?
Seventh Son is rated PG-13 for intense fantasy violence and action throughout, frightening images and brief strong language.
Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Seventh Son...
Violence: A woman is imprisoned in a cave. A child screams and rages after being possessed by an evil spirit. Characters engage in frequent fights, sometimes involving swords and knives. Others characters are beaten, stabbed, choked, impaled and burned. A few scenes depict blood. Some characters transform into monsters or other hideous beasts. A woman’s face is covered with scars after she is burned. A village is decimated and burned.
Sexual Content: A teen couple kisses and embraces several times. They are seen cuddling in bed, mostly clothed. A girl’s bare shoulders are seen while she is swimming in a lake.
Language: The script contains one use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context, along with infrequent mild cursing and profanity.
Alcohol / Drug Use: An adult character drinks frequently and often appears to be slightly drunk. He offers a swig to a teen character and he takes it. A man gives a teen a piece of “root” to use for his own enjoyment, although no depiction of its use is included.
Home Video Viewing Alternatives
Here are some ideas for home video titles that are related to Seventh Son.
Ben Barns plays another fighter of evil in The Chronicles of Narnia - Prince Caspian and Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader. Jeff Bridges character mentors another youngster in Tron: Legacy. And a teen learns the art of magic in The Sorcerer’s Apprentice.