Information and ratings for Dunkirk

PG(Parental Guidance) Violence, Mature Subject Matter


Action/War. Soldiers (Fionn Whitehead, Harry Styles, Kenneth Branagh) stranded on a French beach during WWII await evacuation while coming under fire from German forces.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, and profanity
  • Frequent portrayals of hand-to-hand, weapons, and gun violence in a war context - little blood, some detail

Thematic elements

  • Sacrifice
  • Survival
  • The horrors of war

Classification rationale

Rated PG for violence in a historical, war context

Classification date

June 29, 2017