For all of you who have been buying into the drama surrounding Prometheus‘ ultimate rating, we have some good news for you. Fox has confirmed that the moody, dark and probably terrifying sci-fi film will indeed be rated R for sci-fi violence including intense images, and brief language.
Many people never believed that a PG-13 rating was possible for the subject matter, so when it took this long to get a confirmed rating people were getting nervous. It also didn’t help that Ridley Scott has been telling people conflicted things about the movie, the process and the rating for months now.
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Update: BBFC 15 Rated
10th May 2012. See article from entertainmentcocktail.com
The BBFC have rated Prometheus a 15 uncut for Intense images and brief strong language.
This was confirmed by Fox studio execs at a press conference, they said:
Fox confirms there will be no edit to Prometheus to secure a lower rating, it will be a 15.
Update: BBFC 15 Officially Conformed
11th May 2012. See article from bbfc.co.uk
The BBFC have now officially rated Prometheus as 15 uncut for ‘strong violence, gore, threat and horror’ for:
- UK 2012 cinema release in 2D and 3D