MPAA ratings: Aug. 12, 2009

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MPAA ratings: Aug. 12, 2009. The following feature-length motion pictures have been reviewed and rated by the Classification and Rating Administration pursuant to the Motion Picture Classification and Rating program. Each of the designated ratings is defined as follows under the Motion Picture Classification and Rating program.

G -- GENERAL AUDIENCES. All ages admitted.
PG -- PARENTAL GUIDANCE SUGGESTED. Some material may not be suitable for children.
PG -13 --PARENTS STRONGLY CAUTIONED. Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13.
R -- RESTRICTED. Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian.
NC-17 -- NO ONE 17 AND UNDER ADMITTED.

Film Distributor Reason Rating
Adventures of Power
Variance Films
Rated for some language including sexual references.
PG-13
Blood on the Highway
Lightning Media
Rated for strong bloody horror violence throughout, pervasive language including graphic crude sexual dialogue, and some sexuality.
R
Chelsea on the Rocks
Hannover House
Rated for language, drug content, some sexual material and brief violence.
R
Free Willy: Escape From Pirate's Cove
Warner Premiere
Rated for mild thematic elements.
PG
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Extended Version)
Warner Home Video
Rated for some scary moments and mild language.

NOTE: EDITED VERSION. CONTENT IS DIFFERENT FROM PG RATED VERSION, BULLETIN NO. 1684 (8/22/01).
PG
House of the Devil, The
Magnet Releasing
Rated for some bloody violence.
R
Law Abiding Citizen
Overture Films
Rated for strong bloody brutal violence and torture, a scene of rape, and pervasive language.
R
Order of Redemption
Barnholtz Entertainment, Inc. Rated for strong violence, language, some drug use and brief nudity.
R
Shark City
MarVista Entertainment/Warner VOD
Rated for language, sexuality/nudity and some violence.
R
Stick Up Kids, The
Image Entertainment, Inc.
Rated for brief violence, sexuality and language.
R
Sticks and Stones
Phase 4 Films Inc.
Rated for some thematic material and language.
PG
Way Home, The
Freestyle Releasing, LLC
Rated for thematic elements and brief tobacco images.
PG
Witches Hammer, The
MTI Home Video
Rated for violence and bloody images.
R
Bulletin No: 2082
Updated Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2009
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