Breaking: Piranha 3DD Gets Gruesome MPAA Rating


If you’ve been following a bit of non-horror news (and you should, it’s healthy), you probably know The Weinstein Company was in a battle with the MPAA over its release of Bully.  Get the lowdown on that right here.

Hot off that ratings dispute,  Dimension FilmsÂ’ Piranha 3DD makes a splash with an R rating that warrants no argument.

We’re told the team behind the sequel, opening June 1st, is gladly accepting its well-deserved   R rating for…

“Sequences of strong bloody horror violence and gore, graphic nudity, sexual content, language and some drug use.”

Knowing director John Gulager and writers Marcus Dunstan and Patrick Melton, I’m sure all of that is pushed to glorious extremes.  Did you miss the trailer?  Well, I suggest you get into it…