Verna

Information and ratings for Verna

14A(14A) Mature Subject Matter

Synopsis

Urdu-language Drama/Thriller. After she is kidnapped and sexually assaulted, a woman (Mahira Khan) goes after her assailant.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Infrequent portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence, some in a domestic context, some in a suicide context – some blood and detail
  • Frequent references to and discussions of sexual violence – little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol and tobacco use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Gender and power
  • Dealing with trauma
  • Justice and retribution

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for violence and mature subject matter including sexual assault

Classification date

November 15, 2017