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Suicide Squad gets a PG-13 rating in America, what’ll CBFC give it?

Antihero movie Suicide Squad, which features Jared Leto’s Joker and a host DC bad guys, has officially received a PG-13 rating from MPAA ahead of its North American release on August 5.

hollywood Updated: Jun 09, 2016 15:21 IST
It earns the rating for its “sequences of violence and action throughout, disturbing behaviour, and suggestive content and language.”
It earns the rating for its “sequences of violence and action throughout, disturbing behaviour, and suggestive content and language.”

Antihero movie Suicide Squad, which features Jared Leto’s Joker and a host DC bad guys, has officially received a PG-13 rating from MPAA ahead of its North American release on August 5.

Although the David Ayer-directed film might not be as wild as the foul-mouthed Deadpool, it seems to be pushing the limits of the PG-13.

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It earns the rating for its “sequences of violence and action throughout, disturbing behaviour, and suggestive content and language.”

Ayer himself said that he was always aiming for a lower rating despite the movie’s dark tone.

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“For an R movie, you have to decide to do it right out the gate, and that was never the case here,” he said in April.

“We were always going to hit the PG-13 rating. But the film is meant to be that. It’s got edge, and it’s got attitude. And it’s got its own voice... There’s a lot in the film that’s going to surprise people.”

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