Quick Answer: What Was The First 12a Film?

The Bourne Identity

Can I take my 9 year old to a 12a film?

The 12A rating is only used for films shown in cinemas. Films rated 12A are suitable for children aged 12 and over. However, people younger than 12 may see a 12A so long as they are accompanied by an adult. In such circumstances, responsibility for allowing a child under 12 to view lies with the accompanying adult.

What was the first 12 rated film?

So in 1989 the BBFC introduced the 12 certificate and the first film to be given this rating was Batman.

When was the 12a rating introduced?

30 August 2002

Can a 16 year old take a child to a 12a film?

The 12A age rating is just for films in the cinema. It means a film is suitable for children of 12 and over. However, though no-one under 12 can go and see a 12A on their own, they can go if they have a grown-up with them. 12A is the newest BBFC age rating.

Is pg 13 the same as 12a?

PG-13/12A is taking from both ends of the spectrum in that regards. However, as PG-13/12A becomes the must-have rating, what seems to have happened is a liberalisation of the rating system.

Can a 12 year old watch a 15 film with parents?

However, parents are advised to consider whether the content may upset younger or more sensitive children. (12A) 12A No-one younger than 12 may see a ’12A’ film in a cinema unless accompanied by an adult. (15) 15 No-one younger than 15 may see a ’15’ film in a cinema.

Can an 8 year old watch a 12a film?

12 with Parental Guidance (12A) means that the BBFC (The British Board of Film Classification) have classified the film unsuitable for children under 12. However they may still watch the film, as long as they are accompanied by someone over 18 at all times during the showing.

Why is Bohemian Rhapsody a 12a?

Bohemian Rhapsody gets a 12A rating in the UK for moderate sex references, drug references, infrequent strong language. The BBFC have given the film a 12A rating in the UK for moderate sex references, drug references, infrequent strong language and the film has a running time of 134 minutes.

Why is Saw rated R?

Rated R for strong bloody violence and gore, sexual content, language, and drug use. Originally rated NC-17, edited version rated R for strong bloody violence and gore, some sexual content and language. Re-rated R on appeal for strong graphic violence, language, and for a scene of sexuality.