The Night of the Hunter
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Sex & Nudity

Suggested MPAA rating: PG-13 for threatening situations involving children and some terror/violence.

A woman dances sexually in a revealing outfit for a show.

Violence & Gore

A man slaps a woman abusively on the face.

A man threatens to slice a child's neck.

There is a scene were we see the legs of dead body (partially covered by a door). It's not graphic though.

Nothing is shown on screen. A dead body is shown inside a lake for an extended period of time.



Nothing significant. A character is shown very briefly taking a sip.

Some scenes may be scary for young children.

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Argentina:13 / Australia:M / Australia:PG (TV rating) / Brazil:14 / Canada:14A (video rating) / Finland:K-16 (1959) (cut) / Finland:(Banned) (1955) (uncut) / France:U / Germany:12 (re-rating) (2001) / Italy:16+ / Norway:16 / Portugal:M/12 / South Korea:15 (2003) / Spain:T / Sweden:11 (re-rating) (2004) / Sweden:15 (re-rating) (1958) / Sweden:(Banned) (original rating) (1955) / UK:12 / UK:X (original rating) / USA:Approved (certificate #17385) / USA:TV-PG (tv rating) / USA:Unrated (video release) / West Germany:16 (VHS re-rating) / West Germany:18 (original rating) (1956)

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