Doctor Strange
(Parental Guidance) Frightening Scenes, Violence, Not Recommended For Young Children
Action/Fantasy. Based on the comics by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko. In an effort to heal himself after suffering a debilitating accident, a brilliant neurosurgeon (Benedict Cumberbatch) uncovers a world of mystic arts where a battle is underway against dark forces.

Content Elements:
Infrequent use of scatological slang, profanity, and cursing
Frequent portrayals of weapons and hand-to-hand violence in a fantasy context - little blood, some detail
Frequent portrayals of frightening scenes and transformations in a fantasy context

Thematic Elements:
Perspectives on healing
Knowledge and perception
Recovery from trauma

Classification Rationale:
Rated PG for frequent genre violence and frightening scenes

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