Film Ratings

The first symbol after each title is the Catholic News Service classification. The second symbol is the rating of the Motion Picture Association of America.
CNS classifications:A-I - general patronage; A-II - adults and adolescents; A-III - adults; L - limited adult audience, films whose problematic content many adults would find troubling; O - morally offensive.
MPAA ratings: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.



A-I
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked (G)
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days (PG)
Ice Age: Continental Drift (PG)
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (PG)
The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure (G)



A-II
Across the Divide (no rating)
Arthur Christmas (PG)
Brave (PG)
October Baby (PG-13)
The Odd Life of Timothy Green (PG)
2016: Obama's America (PG)



A-III
The Amazing Spider-Man, A-III (PG-13)
The Apparition (PG-13)
The Awakening (R)
The Bourne Legacy (PG-13)
Bully (PG-13)
Crooked Arrows (PG-13)
The Dark Knight Rises (PG-13)
For Greater Glory (R)
Katy Perry: Part of Me (PG)
Killer Elite (R)
Marvel's The Avengers (PG-13)
Men in Black 3 (PG-13)
Moonrise Kingdom (PG-13)
Nitro Circus: The Movie 3D (PG-13)
ParaNorman (PG)
People Like Us (PG-13)
The Possession (PG-13)
Snow White and the Huntsman (PG-13)
Something Borrowed (PG-13)
Sparkle (PG-13)
Step Up Revolution (PG-13)
Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness Protection (PG-13)



L
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (R)
Chernobyl Diaries (R)
Dark Shadows (PG-13)
Dream House (PG-13)
Hope Springs (PG-13)
Lawless (R)
Premium Rush (PG-13)
The Raven (R)
Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (R)
Stella Days (no rating)
To Rome With Love (R)
Total Recall (R)
We Have a Pope (no rating)
What to Expect When You're Expecting (PG-13)



O
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (PG-13)
The Cabin in the Woods (R)
The Campaign (R)
Hit and Run (R)
Magic Mike (R)
Prometheus (R)
Rock of Ages (PG-13)
Savages (R)
Ted (R)
The Watch (R)



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