14A(14A) Gory Brutal Violence

Synopsis

Biography/Drama. Against his father's (Hugo Weaving) wishes, a young man and conscientious objector (Andrew Garfield) enlists in the army and becomes a field medic during WWII.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, vulgar expressions, and ethno-cultural slurs in a historic context
  • Frequent portrayals of gory, brutal violence in a war context - much blood and detail

Thematic elements

  • Conviction and belief
  • The brutality of war
  • The sanctity of human life

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for brutal and bloody violence in a historical, war context

Classification date

October 21, 2016