Movie Ratings Guide

 

GENERAL AUDIENCES

All ages admitted.

PARENTAL GUIDANCE SUGGESTED

Some material may not be suitable for children.

PARENTS STRONGLY CAUTIONED

Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13.

RESTRICTED

Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian.

NO ONE 17 AND UNDER ADMITTED

 

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You should know…


"Despite familiarity with the system, parents continue to have complaints about how movie ratings are assigned and the overall design of the ratings system. "(A Validity Test of Movie, Television, and Video-Game Ratings, Dr. David A. Walsh and Dr. Douglas A. Gentile, Published in Pediatrics, Vol. 107, No. 6, June 2001.)