The Snowman (2017) parents guide

The Snowman (2017) Parent Guide

A cold blooded murderer.

Release date October 20, 2017

Talk about a cold case! When a woman is murdered during a winter storm, and her scarf wrapped around the neck of a creepy snowman, Detective Harry Hole (Michael Fassbender) suspects a former serial killer has come out of hibernation -- and this time he must find the murderer before he strikes again.

Why is The Snowman (2017) rated R? The MPA rated The Snowman (2017) R for grisly images, violence, some language, sexuality and brief nudity.

Run Time: 119 minutes

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The Snowman (2017)
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 The Snowman (2017) rated R? The Snowman (2017) is rated R by the MPAA for grisly images, violence, some language, sexuality and brief nudity.

- Brief explicit violence.
- Portrayals of violence in a serial murder context, with some torture, blood, dismemberment, and wound detail.
- Violent acts shown in realistic detail with blood and tissue damage.
- Several scenes of violence involving weapons use and physical assault.
- Violent forensic images.
- Upsetting or disturbing scenes.
- Gory images.

Sexual Content:
- Scene of nudity, involving breasts, in a sexual context.
- Infrequent breast nudity in a non-sexual context.
- Mild sexual references and innuendo.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Sexually suggestive scene.
- Implied sexual activity.

- Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions.
- Limited use of slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Tobacco use.
- Alcohol use.

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Cast and Crew

The Snowman (2017) is directed by Tomas Alfredson and stars Rebecca Ferguson, Michael Fassbender, Chloë Sevigny .

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Snowman (2017) movie is January 16, 2018. Here are some details…

The Snowman releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy) on January 16, 2018. Special features include:
- Cast of Characters – Take an in-depth look at the cast of The Snowman
- Creating Jo Nesbø's World – Step inside the world of Harry Hole with best-selling author Jo Nesbø
- The Snowman Killer – Determine what becomes of the man in this making of the snowman killer
- Norwegian Landscape – Discover how location plays a big part in this film
- Stunt Files: The Sinking Lake – Director Tomas Alfredson breaks down the complex sinking lake stunt

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Michael Fassbender also appears in The X-Men Franchise as Magneto and in Jane Eyre as Mr.  Rochester.