FILM TITLE: ALITA: BATTLE ANGEL
GENRE:
CONSUMER ADVICE: 16 D L V
DISTRIBUTOR: EMPIRE ENTERTAINMENT
DIRECTOR: ROBERT RODRIGUEZ
MAIN CAST: MAHERSHALA ALI, ROSA SALAZAR, EIZA GONZALEZ
LANGUAGE: MODERATE IMPACT, INFREQUENT CRUDE LANGUAGE USED IN EXPRESSING ANGER AND FRUSTRATION NECESSARY FOR THE NARRATIVE.
NUDITY: NONE
PREJUDICE: LOW IMPACT, INFREQUENT CLASS PREJUDICE JUSTIFIED BY THE CONTEXT OF THE STORYLINE.
SEX: NONE
VIOLENCE: STRONG IMPACT, FEQUENT VIOLENCE JUSTIFIED BY THE CONTEXT OF THE STORYLINE.
BLASPHEMY: NONE
DRUG ABUSE: NONE
COMMENTS: THE MATERIAL CONTAINS COMPLEX AND MATURE THEMES OF A MODERATE TO STRONG IMPACT IN AN ACTION, ADVENTURE AND ROMANCE CONTEXT. THEY START ON A MODERATE IMPACT WITH THEMES OF FANTASY, HAVING A LOVE INTEREST, CREATING FRIENDSHIPS AND FINDING A FAMILY.
THE THEMES ESCALATES TO A STRONG IMPACT AS THE PLOT UNFOLD WITH THEMES OF REFUSING TO STAND IN THE PRESENCE OF EVIL, THE GOOD FIGHTING EVIL, STEALING BODY PARTS FROM CYBORGS BUY CUTTING THEM OFF (HALF HUMAN AND HALF ROBOT), EVIL CORPORATION, MURDER OF A DAUGHTER THAT LED TO THE PARENTS DIVORCING AND BECOMING ENEMIES, EVIL GIGANTIC CYBORG HUNTERS MANDATED TO KILL A "TEENAGE" GIRL CYBORG, CYBORGS KILLING EACH OTHER (IN SOME INSTANCES THEY DON'T SHOW PAIN AND SOME THEY DO e.g. THE EMOTIONAL PAIN ONE CYBORG SHOWED WHEN HIS FACE WAS RIPPED OFF). THESE THEMES MAY BE EMOTIONALLY, PSYCHOLOGICALLY AND MORALLY HARMFUL TO VIEWERS UNDER THE AGE OF 16 YEARS WHO MAY NOT BE ABLE TO COMPREHEND THE CONTEXT IN WHICH THEY OCCUR.