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Nothing major.

People think that Mary has had an affair when she becomes pregnant while betrothed to Joseph.

Implied slaying of baby boys.

Implied slaying of sacrificial cow.

Non-gory display of people who have been crucified.

An implied circumcision.

A moderately bloody scene of a man hanging by his limbs from a tree.


Although there is a scene of people treading grapes, presumably to make wine.

Also, during the scene when Joseph and Mary become betrothed, they both take a drink of wine.

Soldiers harassment of families, taking away children as slaves.

Implied childbirth (women acting like they're in a lot of pain and then the sound of babies crying)

Implied killing of baby boys (families screaming and children crying)

Joseph dreaming of Mary almost being stoned.

Rated PG for some violent content
Argentina:Atp / Australia:PG / Canada:PG (Alberta/British Columbia/Manitoba/Nova Scotia) / Canada:G (Ontario/Quebec) / Denmark:7 / Finland:K-7 / France:Tous publics / Germany:6 / Hong Kong:I / Ireland:PG / Netherlands:MG6 / Norway:7 / Peru:Apt / Portugal:M/6 / Singapore:PG / South Africa:PG / South Korea:All / Sweden:Btl / Switzerland:10 (canton of Geneva) / Switzerland:10 (canton of Vaud) / UK:PG / USA:PG (certificate #43084)

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