Alberta Film Ratings

What Our Ratings Mean

Alberta film classifications consist of 2 components: the age-based category and any attached advisories.

General (G)

Suitable for viewing by all ages.

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Parental Guidance (PG)

Parental guidance is advised. Theme or content may not be suitable for all children.

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14A

Suitable for viewing by persons 14 years of age or older. Persons under 14 must be accompanied by an adult. May contain violence, coarse language, and/or sexually suggestive scenes.

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18A

Suitable for viewing by persons 18 years of age or older. Persons under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. May contain explicit violence, frequent coarse language, sexual activity and/or horror.

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Restricted (R)

Admittance restricted to persons 18 years of age and older. Content not suitable for minors. Contains frequent sexual activity, brutal/graphic violence, intense horror and/or other disturbing content.

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