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"Deathly Hallows: Part 1" Receives PG-13 Rating from MPAA

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Posted by: Mel
October 05, 2010, 09:58 PM

The Motion Picture Association of America has given "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1" a PG-13 rating for "some sequences of intense action violence and frightening images." It is the third Harry Potter film, after "Goblet of Fire" and "Order of the Phoenix" to have a PG-13 rating.

"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1" will be released on November 19th. Thanks very much to Brent for the tip!

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54 Comments

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4007 Points

yay! That is exciting news. Now if only I can find somewhere to watch it when it comes out…

Posted by KC Nox on October 06, 2010, 03:41 PM report to moderator
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7027 Points

PG 13 is good with me! Can’t wait to see it!

Posted by Ariana Devins on October 06, 2010, 04:52 PM report to moderator
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2579 Points

Woho!! Good news!

Posted by Wendelin the Weird on October 06, 2010, 04:58 PM report to moderator
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393 Points

no surprises there,,, with that locket scene and hermione torture, this movie could never get a PG rating,,, it had to be PG13 or R…I am unsure of what rating it will get in India

Posted by hermy on October 06, 2010, 06:03 PM report to moderator
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1740 Points

I cannot wait! I seriously can’t! Who cares about the rating! Harry Potter is Harry Potter afterall?

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99 Points

Yes! I was kinda afraid that they might rate it R.

Posted by ❀ Jay K. Elle ❀ on October 06, 2010, 06:58 PM report to moderator
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99 Points

Yes! I was kinda afraid that they might rate it R.

Posted by ❀ Jay K. Elle ❀ on October 06, 2010, 06:58 PM report to moderator
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10839 Points

Im glad its pg 13! :D

Posted by ϟ☮Sindi a.k.a Remy [ROAR!!]☮ϟ on October 06, 2010, 07:16 PM report to moderator
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20981 Points

Properly rated, the film couldnt be done right if it was PG.

Posted by LunaLuver on October 06, 2010, 07:53 PM report to moderator
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350 Points

I just hope more parents pay attention to the rating – there was a lot of negative news coverage about Goblet of Fire becuase parents didn’t pay attention, to took their kids, and then were upset when their kids had nightmares. Kudos for giving the movie a proper rating!

Posted by Bless_the_children on October 06, 2010, 11:18 PM report to moderator
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5388 Points

No matter what rating it gets i would see it. even an age limit of 50 were imposed it wouldnt have stopped me

Posted by Azaad Potter The Chosen One [ROAR] on October 07, 2010, 01:09 AM report to moderator
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3134 Points

I had assumed that HBP was rated PG-13 … so I was wrong there. (I thought the inferi scene was terrifying — I’m really surprised that was considered PG.) Oh, well. This is the correct rating for DH1, in my opinion. PG would’ve been too tame for this content, and R would’ve been prohibitive for too many fans.

I would never bring my 4-year old to the theater for a Harry show (especially a premiere!!!) … but I let her watch the dvd’s at home, where I can control the sound or skip over parts that are too intense for her. (Haven’t seen the dementor attack in Little Whinging for years because we always skip that part!) I’m not looking forward to telling her about Dobby ….

Getting close, everybody!!!

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163 Points

I hope this keeps all the action in!

Posted by glow_freak on October 07, 2010, 08:34 AM report to moderator
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1311 Points

This seems great. But can anyone explain me about the rating system of Hollywood movies.

Posted by Susmita singh on October 07, 2010, 11:22 AM report to moderator
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3065 Points

Im not the least bit suprised

Posted by JulietBlack on October 07, 2010, 05:32 PM report to moderator
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