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MPAA Rated PG-13 for sci-fi action/violence, some sexuality and brief language

Sex & Nudity

  • A sexy shape shifting woman is dressed with form fitting outfit which outlines her breast to look nearly naked and just covers pubic area. Belly button and all her waist and hips and legs are all exposed.
  • Scene where a couple are drinking and making out. It gets hot and heavy as the couple makes their way to a dirty bathroom to do their business (but doesn't).
  • Mystique says Bottoms Up to the security guard in the bathroom before she injects a serum into his next
  • Mystique is naked throughout the film with nothing but blue paint. Her breasts and pear shaped bottom are always on show. Her sensuality is displayed throughout the film.
  • Logan and Jean share sexual banter and innuendo throughout the film, and share a long passionate kiss with her on top of him.

Violence & Gore

  • Nightcrawler is seen breaking into the home of the president of the USA, he knocks over and pushes guards out the way while they shoot at him, he then tries to stab the president but fails. It's not implied that anyone dies and no blood is seen.
  • Magneto is hit over the head by a man with a baton.
  • A man dies after the iron in his body is sucked out by Magneto. Magneto then gathers the iron particles into small balls and uses them with power as projectile weapons to smash open his prison and kill the guards before escaping. This scene contains a very small amount of blood.
  • Many mutants are shot by tranquilizers, most of them are students. Roaring with full battle fury, Wolverine uses his claws to kill lots of soldiers, it is all quickly edited and from a particular angle so that no blood or gore is seen. One mutant is who is shot at uses his power to become a super strong being of metal in time to defend himself. Some people are also thrown about etc.
  • Wolverine is shot in the head by a police officer, a single drop of blood drips out of the wound.
  • Pyro flips out and throws fireballs at police cars, causing them to explode. Nobody seems to die, but police officers are seen covered ashes and with burned clothing.
  • In a flashback, Wolverine is seen covered in blood.


  • Seven uses of hell, three uses of shit, two uses of dick, one use of damn it, one use of tit, one barely heard f-word, and one middle finger.
  • 3 use of Shit, 2 use of dick, 1 use of ass, 1 finger gesture.

Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking

  • Wolverine asks Bobby if they have any beer but there isn't any.
  • Wolverine smokes a cigar in a few scenes.
  • A scene in a bar where one or two people are seen drinking.
  • One teenage is seen briefly smoking.

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • Some younger viewers may find the appearance of Stryker's lobotomized son, Jason, frightening and unsettling.
  • Some people may find the scene when students are shot in their necks with tranquilizer darts upsetting.
  • Some of Wolverine and Nightcrawler's flashbacks may be found slightly disturbing.
  • One of the main characters sacrifices their selves to save the others, this may be found as emotional & upsetting.


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Violence & Gore

  • Wolverine and a mutant with similar powers fight, they cut and slash at each-other, it's all quickly edited and from a particular angle so that no blood or gore is seen. Wolverine then injects her with melted metal and silver liquid is briefly seen dripping out her eyes, mouth and nose. For a short time the mutant is seen stabbing wolverine with bloom dropping into a pool.

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