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(III) (2018)

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Certification

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MPAA Rated PG-13 for thematic content, some drug and sexual references, and for language
Certification

Sex & Nudity

  • In a chat, a kid tells another kid they know how babies are made. We next see her type in: "what is intercourse?"
  • A character is said to be a sex offender.
  • margot is asked to "show boobies" in the chat while livestreaming

Violence & Gore

  • A man scuffles with a teenage boy.
  • Verbal reference to a teen having his jaw broken.
  • Two men have a fight, but mainly just struggling with each other.

Profanity

  • 1 F-word (You come in here and accuse me of something un fucking speakable and you're wondering what kind of family I am?), 1 or 2 S-words, no religious profanities, several milder words like "hell" and "damn", at least 3 references to the F-word, like "effing", "f**king", and "fk", which are seen on computer screens.

Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking

  • A man has marijuana in a bag.
  • Still photo of a teen smoking drugs.
  • A man gives a teen marijuana (offscreen).

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • A man commits suicide (offscreen).
  • A man is playing the old Scary Maze Flash game in a web browser, which has Regan from The Exorcist suddenly appearing. This is shown within the context of a montage, however, and is not intended as a jump scare.
  • Rated M (Australia) for moderate coarse language. Also contains mild themes, violence, drug use and sex.

Spoilers

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

Sex & Nudity

  • The father believes his brother has abducted his daughter and that they have been sleeping together for quite a while. His suspicions are realized to not be true and that they were really meeting up to smoke marijuana.
  • No sex or nude scenes. A teen girl is briefly sexually harassed online (we see the word "boobs" onscreen). Indirect reference to incest and pedophilia: it's implied that an adult male is suspected of being with his teenage niece (again, this is vague and indirect; children will miss this). It is also confirmed later that the implication is false.

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • Towards the end of the film, a teenage girl is believed to be dead. It is eventually discovered she is still alive but it is still an emotional scene.

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