Dredd parents guide

Dredd Parent Guide

Release date September 21, 2012

America's future looks grim in this movie predicting a dystopian society rife with crime and drug abuse. The only law enforcement available is from a group of cops with the authority to act as judge, jury and executioner.

Why is Dredd rated R? The MPA rated Dredd R for strong bloody violence, language, drug use and some sexual content.

Run Time: 96 minutes

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 Dredd rated R? Dredd is rated R by the MPAA for strong bloody violence, language, drug use and some sexual content.

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


- Frequent and prolonged depictions of explicit violence, including two scenes of shooting.

- Depictions of torture, beating, shooting, mutilation, burning, dismemberment and decapitation.

- Frequent detailed disturbing scenes.

- Explicit gory and grotesque images.

Sexual Content:

- Nudity seen in sexual situation.

- Implied sexual activity.

- Two brief portrayals of implied sexual violence (breast nudity and a little detail shown).

- Sexual innuendo.


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

- Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, and vulgar expressions.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Substance abuse.

- Frequent portrayals of illegal drug use for recreational purposes.

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News About "Dredd"

Cast and Crew

Dredd is directed by Pete Travis and stars Karl Urban, Olivia Thirlby, Lena Headey, Domhnall Gleeson.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Dredd movie is January 7, 2013. Here are some details…

Dredd releases to home video on January 8, 2013.

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Other depictions of a dystopian future can be found in I, Robot, The Hunger Games and I Am Legend.