Film Ratings for October

By Catholic News Service
NEW YORK - Here is a list of recent films that Catholic News Service has rated on the basis of moral suitability.

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.

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

Across the Divide (no rating)
Arthur Christmas (PG)
Brave (PG)
Hotel Transylvania (PG)
Last Ounce of Courage (PG)
The Odd Life of Timothy Green (PG)
Restless Heart (no rating)
2016: Obama's America (PG)
Won't Back Down (PG)

The Amazing Spider-Man (PG-13)
The Apparition (PG-13)
The Awakening (R)
The Bourne Legacy (PG-13)
Bully (PG-13)
The Cold Light of Day (PG-13)
Crooked Arrows (PG-13)
The Dark Knight Rises (PG-13)
House on the End of the Street (PG-13)
Killer Elite (R)
Men in Black 3 (PG-13)
Moonrise Kingdom (PG-13)
Nitro Circus: The Movie 3D (PG-13)
ParaNorman (PG)
The Possession (PG-13)
Resident Evil: Retribution (R)
Sparkle (PG-13)
Step Up Revolution (PG-13)
Trouble With the Curve (PG-13)
Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness Protection (PG-13)
The Words (PG-13)

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (R)
Chernobyl Diaries (R)
Dream House (PG-13)
Hope Springs (PG-13)
Lawless (R)
Looper (PG-13)
Premium Rush (PG-13)
The Raven (R)
Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (R)
Something Borrowed (PG-13)
Stella Days (no rating)
To Rome With Love (R)
Total Recall (R)

The Campaign (R)
Dredd 3D (R)
End of Watch (R)
Hit and Run (R)
Magic Mike (R)
The Master (R)
Prometheus (R)
Rock of Ages (PG-13)
Savages (R)
Ted (R)
The Watch (R)

© Arlington Catholic Herald 1970