The Net (1995) - Parents Guide Movie Rating

The Net
MPA: PG-13 BBFC: 12 Maturity Rating 13+
MPAA Reason
Rated PG-13 for violence, some sexuality and brief strong language.

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Sex & Nudity


Theres a bit of a kissing scene and undressing. As well as laying in bed. A man and a woman kiss, then scene skips to them under a blanket, so no nudity is seen but it's implied that they had sex. At a beach some people, including the two main characters, are shown wearing swimsuits.

Violence & Gore


a man uses a knife to cut open his hand (little blood is shown) a woman is tackled by a man who steals her purse and runs off into the woods A man commits suicide (offscreen). We only see him putting the gun in his mouth. One character is shot at close range off camera. Another character is shot from a distance and then shown up closely, lying in a pool of blood. A character dies when a plane crashes. In one fight scene, a woman hits a man in the head with a wine bottle, making him unconscious. A woman hits a man with a fire extinguisher twice, causing him to fall to his death. A character is killed via a drug overdose in a hospital. A character tries to kill a woman; he points the gun to her forehead and repeatedly pulls the trigger, but there are no bullets in it. A character is shown with mild head injuries/blood after a car accident. A character is tackled to the ground and arrested by the police. A woman contacts and arranges to meet a cyber friend for his help. However, before they get the chance to meet it's heavily implied that he's killed by the antagonists.



One use of "Fuck" and several uses of "Shit" 2 uses of "Goddamn", 1 use of "Son Of A Bitch", and milder language. Shrink says "Christ" after hearing her story. Use of "Jesus" in a profane manner by an antagonist.

Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking


Whilst on the beach, two characters order alcoholic beverages. However, you don't see them drink them. Some cigarette smoking and brief consume of alcohol (wine).

Frightening & Intense Scenes


One car crash scene in which a man is killed. One plan crash sequence in which a character dies. The main female character is stalked and threathened during the whole movie.