Suicide Squad
(Parental Guidance) Violence, Frightening Scenes, Not Recommended For Young Children
Synopsis:
Action/Fantasy. Based on characters from DC Entertainment. A government agent (Viola Davis) prepares for super-powered threats by assembling a group of criminals (Will Smith, Margot Robbie, Jai Courtney, Jay Hernandez, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje) and a soldier (Joel Kinnaman) to fight for her.

Content Elements:
Frequent use of scatological slang; infrequent use of cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
Frequent portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence in a genre context - little blood or detail
Infrequent portrayals of transformations and frightening imagery in a genre context - little detail
Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in a recreational context - little detail


Thematic Elements:
Unlikely alliances
Distrust of authority
Moral relativity


Classification Rationale:
Rated PG for genre violence, frightening scenes, and coarse language

Classification Date:
07/19/2016