14A(14A) Violence

Synopsis

Japanese-language Horror/Comedy. Based on the play ‘Ghost In The Box’ by Ryoichi Wada. A television crew (Takayuki Hamatsu, Mao, Harumi Shuhama, Yuzuki Akiyama) struggle to pull off a live zombie show.

Content elements

  • Frequent use of cursing and profanity; infrequent use of scatological slang and vulgar expressions
  • Frequent portrayals of weapons, hand-to-hand, and zombie violence – blood, some detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol and tobacco use in a recreational context
  • Infrequent portrayals of crude bodily functions – no nudity, little detail

Thematic elements

  • Teamwork and improvisation
  • Parent/child bonds
  • Commitment and dedication

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for bloody violence

Classification date

September 24, 2019