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Theatres and other movie venues, otherwise known as exhibitors, were first allowed to reopen in June. They are encouraged to review these relaunch guidance documents developed by Alberta Health:

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14A(14A) Violence

Synopsis

Dir: Paul W. S. Anderson. Action/Fantasy. Based on the Capcom video game. When a US Army Ranger (Milla Jovovich) and her crew are transported to a new world, they have to battle monsters to survive.

Content elements

  • Frequent use of cursing; infrequent use of scatological slang, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Frequent portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence in a fantasy context - some blood and detail
  • Frequent portrayals of frightening scenes in a fantasy context - some blood and detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in a recreational context - little detail

Thematic elements

  • Teamwork
  • Survival
  • Facing the unknown

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for violence in a genre context

Classification date

December 14, 2020