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X-Files I Want to Believe


Jul 24, 2008

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Dec 01, 2008

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David Duchovny
Gillian Anderson
Amanda Peet
Billy Connolly.


2008 Twentieth Century Fox

Still shot from the movie: X-Files I Want to Believe.

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Reprising their roles from the successful TV series, Special Agents Fox Mulder (David Duchovny) and Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson) use their skills to investigate another paranormal mystery.

Content Details

Why Is X-Files I Want to Believe Rated PG-13?

X-Files I Want to Believe is rated PG-13 The MPAA has rated The X-Files: I Want To Believe PG-13 for violent and disturbing content and thematic material.

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in X-Files I Want to Believe...

Gory depictions of severed arms, heads and other appendages, along with bloody injuries, are combined with shots of decomposing corpses. Characters are beaten, stabbed, attacked by dogs and murdered. One is impaled in a construction site and another pushed from a cliff. Several scenes of surgical procedures are shown. Negative religious depictions include a former priest accused of being a pedophile and unsupportive hospital personnel. Brief portrayals of a homosexual couple are shown, as well as some limited sexual innuendo. A man repeatedly smokes during times of stress. Profanities and some derogatory language are used.

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In addition to their roles in The X-Files, Gillian Anderson stars in the movie The Mighty, a story about two young misfits who become friends. David Duchovny plays a loving husband in the intense and explicit story of drug use in Things We Lost in the Fire (a movie with a positive message that was rated R.) Billy Connolly can be seen as Uncle Monty, a herpetologist who has a houseful of snakes in Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events.

Canadian Movie Ratings

14A Scenes of Surgery, Violence.
AB 14A Violence.
MB 14A -----
ON 14A Gory Scenes, Disturbing Content.
QC 13+

Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A

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