Encounter parents guide

Encounter Parent Guide

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Release date December 10, 2021

Amazon: Riz Ahmed is a Marine Corps veteran determined to protect his kids from the threat of an alien invasion. So he goes on the run.

Why is Encounter rated R? The MPA rated Encounter R for language and some violence

Run Time: 108 minutes

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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 Encounter rated R? Encounter is rated R by the MPAA for language and some violence

Violence: There are frequent fist and gun fights. People are beaten and blood is seen. There is graphic footage of a man removing a bullet from his abdomen. There are extensive threatening scenes involving alien parasites which make humans violent and threatening. There are jump scares. It is suggested that a father might harm his children. A man suffers from PTSD and his deteriorating mental health is a motif throughout the film.
Sexual Content: None noted.

: There is use of the sexual expletive, crude anatomical curses, and terms of deity.
Drugs/Alcohol: None noted.
Other: There are scenes involving flashing lights which might be problematic for viewers with migraines or seizure disorders.

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Cast and Crew

Encounter is directed by Michael Pearce and stars Riz Ahmed, Octavia Spencer, Lucian-River Chauhan, Aditya Geddada.