Movie Poster

(2018)

Parents Guide

Add to guide (Coming Soon)
Showing all 39 items

Certification

Edit
MPAA Rated PG-13 for terror and some bloody images
Certification

Sex & Nudity

  • One of the main characters is pregnant. Her water breaks and she bleeds before she delivers a baby in unfavorable circumstances. Nothing explicit is shown
  • A couple shares some kisses
  • There is no sexual content or nudity in this film whatsoever.
  • The two main characters dance together as a couple but it does not go further than that.

Violence & Gore

  • A women is shown stepping on a nail and blood drips from her foot
  • A raccoon is abruptly flattened by unknown forces, then there is a large blood splatter.
  • While in a bathtub and in labor, blood is seen pouring from the woman's vagina but no nudity is shown. The bloody aftermath is seen a couple more times.
  • A person is found dead in the woods, but only a partial view of the bloody mortal wound is shown
  • The audience sees a tub with a fair amount of blood in it. Later on, a bloody hand is seen.
  • There is some blood but not overwhelmingly gory.
  • It's implied that just three of the deadly beasties have killed nearly everyone in the town and countryside near the Abbots' farm.
  • The creatures' talon-tipped attacks rip and rend everything from furniture and walls to the metal exteriors of vehicles and farm buildings.
  • We see the beasts slash out with their angled, arachnid-like limbs on numerous occasions.
  • In one case, a small child is snatched up in a flash.
  • Other times, human victims are struck or flung aside like rag dolls.
  • We never see an actual flesh-rending strike, but we do see the bloody aftermath in a couple cases.
  • We then see her slowly pull her skewered foot off the metal spike and limp around, leaving bloody footprints in her wake.
  • Someone also falls into a grain silo and sinks down under the suffocating corn.
  • A man commits suicide no graphic violence or blood is shown. He does because his wife is dead.

Profanity

  • None
  • This show focuses more on tension and suspense than profanity.

Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking

  • Except where a store contains labeled prescription drugs, there is none.
  • While characters are in a drug store Evelyn gives Marcus prescription medication that she scavenges from a local drugstore.

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • Very suspenseful and intense scenes.
  • Many abrupt jumpscares throughout.
  • The monsters in the movie's designs can be quite frightening.
  • While there are several jumpscares throughout, this film contains more tension than scares. There are plenty of scenes that will have you on the edge of your seat.
  • The creatures' appearances are frightening.
  • Kids are in peril.
  • Characters are in the dark frequently and alone in suspenseful moments.

Spoilers

The Parents Guide items below may give away important plot points.

Violence & Gore

  • A young child is violently snatched by an unknown creature, presumably dying. This is shown twice from two different angles.
  • A creature is shot in its face with a shotgun, pieces of its head splatter all over the floor. It appears to be choking on its own blood. The brain matter is left on the floor for the entire scene.
  • A man is attacked and ripped to pieces off camera.
  • Evelyn's blood pools in a bath tub as she begins to give birth.
  • She leaves a bloody handprint on a glass shower door.
  • We also see a creature blasted with a shotgun and left dead in a pool of its own blood-like fluids.

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • Major Spoiler: Near the start of the movie, a young child is snatched by a quickly moving alien, as the father rushes to save him to no avail. the mother is shown as already knowing he won't make it in time. This frightening scene is dwelt upon during the rest of the movie, including further discussion, visiting the site, photos of the child, grief, blame, etc., etc.
  • A racoon falls from the roof, giving the audience a scare, and it is very loud.
  • Major Spoiler: The death of a main character towards the end of the film is emotionally intense especially his words which preceed his death.

See also

Taglines | Plot Summary | Synopsis | Plot Keywords