Blade Runner 2049

Information and ratings for Blade Runner 2049

14A(14A) Violence, Nudity


Science Fiction/Drama. Based on characters from the novel ‘Do Androids Dream Of Electric Sheep?’ by Phillip K. Dick. After uncovering a well-kept secret, a Blade Runner (Ryan Gosling) finds himself at the centre of a dangerous clash involving the authorities and the corporation that manufactures replicants.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, and vulgar expressions
  • Frequent portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence – blood and some detail
  • Portrayal of sexual activity – no nudity, little detail
  • Infrequent breast and buttock nudity in a non-sexual context
  • Infrequent alcohol and tobacco use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Identity and meaning
  • Memory and truth
  • The value of life

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for violence and nudity

Classification date

September 29, 2017