MPAA - Rated R for disturbing bloody violence and gore involving brutal shark attacks including drug usage, female sexuality including graphic nudity and strong language
Certification - Argentina:16 | Australia:MA15+ | Austria:12 | Belgium:CAT.2 | Brazil:14 | Bulgaria:D | Canada:18A (outside Québec) | Canada:16+ (inside Québec) | Chile:14 | Colombia:15 | Denmark:11 | Estonia:K-12 | Finland:16 | France:16 | Germany:16 | Greece:17 | Hong Kong:IIB | Hungary:16 | Iceland:12 | India:UA | Indonesia:17+ | Ireland:15A (theatrical release) | Ireland:15 (home release) | Italy:VM14 | Jamica:T-16 | Japan:R15+ | Kazakhstan:E16 | Latvia:16+ | Malaysia:P13 | Maldives:15+ | Malta:12 | Mexico:B15 | Netherlands:12 | New Zealand:RP16 | Nigeria:15 | Norway:15 | Philippines:R-16 | Portugal:M/14 | Romania:N-15 | Russia:16+ | Singapore:R21 | South Africa:16 (D, H, L, N, P, S, V) | South Korea:15 | Spain:16 | Sweden:11 | Switzerland:14 | Taiwan:15+ | Thailand:15 | Turkey:15A | United Arab Emirates:15+ | United Kingdom:15 | United States:R | United States:TV-14 (DLSV, TV rating) | Venezuela:C (San Cristóbal and Baruta municipalities) | Venezuela:B (Maracaibo municipality) | Vietnam:C16
Sex & Nudity
When Meredith and Alex have sex, they are either in their bikinis, their bra and panties, topless, nude, in a shirt and panties or entirely clothed.
Violence & Gore
Lots of shark attacks throughout the movie.
11 uses of f**k, 11 uses of s**t, 15 uses of c**k, 15 uses of c**ksucker, 20 uses of c**t, 11 uses of t**t, 14 uses of ass, 15 uses of asshole, 9 uses of Jesus, 8 uses of Christ, 15 uses of goddamn, 5 uses of damn, 4 uses of hell, 5 uses of pussy, 4 uses of n****r, 5 uses of dick, 5 uses of bitch, 5 uses of whore, 5 uses of f****t, 5 uses of t*ts, 4 uses of t*tties, 4 uses of prick and 24 uses of sl*t.
217 swear words are used (121 bleeped on TV).
Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking
Meredith and Alex use opioids and heroin to poison the sharks.
Frightening & Intense Scenes
The sharks jump out of nowhere and attack Meredith and Alex, but they attack back. This can frighten young viewers.
ACB - Rated MA15+ (shark attacks, drug use, sex scenes and coarse language)
BBFC - Rated 15 (strong bloody violence, sustained threat and bloody injury detail involving shark attacks, drug use, sex references and strong language)
Info-communications Media Development Authority - Rated R21 (Homosexual Content and Nudity)
Office for Film, Newspaper and Article Administration - Rated IIB (strong bloody violence, horror and shocking scenes, drug content, occasional strong sexuality, nudity and strong language)