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MPAA Rated PG-13 for some strong language and unsettling images.

Sex & Nudity

  • Shirtless men are seen on some occasions.

Violence & Gore

  • Depicts the true story of a real-life event that puts the lives of 12 children and several adults in intense peril.
  • Rocks fall on people, a heavy blast of water throws a body across the space, leading to injury.
  • Divers return from a flooded cave with bloody scrapes, or bloody injuries to the head or face, frequently throughout the film.
  • A man abruptly swims to the waters surface and hits his head on rock. Blood can be seen streaming from his hair onto his face.


  • Infrequent uses of "ass", "shit" and "butt"
  • A use of "fuck" which is really hard to hear.
  • Multiple uses of the F word

Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking

  • Kids are anesthetized with pills and shots, including ketamine.
  • A brief closeup of an unnamed Thai character smoking a cigarette.

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • Frequent sustained and intense sequences of peril. Bloody injuries are briefly shown, including head wounds and minor scrapes on hands, legs, and feet.
  • Many scenes of divers trying to maneuver tight spaces in underwater caves and occasionally getting stuck for a moment. Very suspenseful and especially intense for viewers with claustrophobia.


The Parents Guide items below may give away important plot points.

Violence & Gore

  • A prolonged drowning occurs on camera.

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • An extended scene where a man's oxygen supply fails while underwater and he drowns. His body is seen later, stiff and pale, which may disturb some viewers.

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