Screenit: Blood/Gore - Average Critic Ratings
(with number of films per category)

All films

RatingMetacritic Score (/100)Rotten Tomatoes Percent FreshHalliwell Rating (0-4)Leonard Maltin Rating (0-4)VideoHound Rating (0-4)
None54.3 (126)54.1 (126)0.7 (82)2.4 (103)2.4 (118)
Minor51.3 (299)47.0 (299)0.6 (183)2.3 (224)2.2 (294)
Mild48.0 (212)43.8 (211)0.6 (141)2.3 (172)2.1 (209)
Moderate51.5 (220)48.3 (220)0.8 (164)2.3 (177)2.3 (217)
Heavy55.3 (172)52.9 (173)0.8 (124)2.3 (134)2.4 (172)
Extreme49.2 (131)45.7 (131)0.7 (91)2.1 (99)2.1 (130)

Fiction films, animated and live

RatingMetacritic Score (/100)Rotten Tomatoes Percent FreshHalliwell Rating (0-4)Leonard Maltin Rating (0-4)VideoHound Rating (0-4)
None53.1 (116)51.9 (116)0.7 (82)2.4 (103)2.3 (111)
Minor50.8 (287)46.0 (287)0.6 (181)2.3 (222)2.2 (285)
Mild48.0 (210)43.6 (209)0.6 (141)2.3 (172)2.1 (209)
Moderate51.0 (215)47.5 (215)0.7 (161)2.3 (176)2.3 (213)
Heavy55.0 (168)52.3 (169)0.8 (122)2.3 (133)2.4 (168)
Extreme49.1 (130)45.4 (130)0.7 (91)2.1 (99)2.1 (129)

Animated fiction films

RatingMetacritic Score (/100)Rotten Tomatoes Percent FreshHalliwell Rating (0-4)Leonard Maltin Rating (0-4)VideoHound Rating (0-4)
None51.3 (12)52.8 (12)0.8 (9)2.5 (10)2.6 (9)
Minor60.5 (32)60.0 (32)1.0 (20)2.7 (20)2.7 (31)
Mild54.6 (13)53.7 (13)1.0 (9)2.7 (9)2.5 (13)
Moderate23.0 (1)12.0 (1)0.0 (1)1.0 (1)2.0 (1)
Heavy83.0 (1)84.0 (1)2.0 (1)2.5 (1)3.0 (1)
Extreme64.0 (1)76.0 (1)2.0 (1)1.5 (1)3.0 (1)

Live action fiction films

RatingMetacritic Score (/100)Rotten Tomatoes Percent FreshHalliwell Rating (0-4)Leonard Maltin Rating (0-4)VideoHound Rating (0-4)
None53.3 (104)51.8 (104)0.7 (73)2.4 (93)2.3 (102)
Minor49.6 (255)44.3 (255)0.5 (161)2.3 (202)2.2 (254)
Mild47.5 (197)43.0 (196)0.6 (132)2.3 (163)2.1 (196)
Moderate51.1 (214)47.7 (214)0.7 (160)2.3 (175)2.3 (212)
Heavy54.9 (167)52.1 (168)0.8 (121)2.3 (132)2.4 (167)
Extreme48.9 (129)45.2 (129)0.6 (90)2.1 (98)2.1 (128)

Documentaries and other nonfiction films

RatingMetacritic Score (/100)Rotten Tomatoes Percent FreshHalliwell Rating (0-4)Leonard Maltin Rating (0-4)VideoHound Rating (0-4)
None68.2 (10)79.8 (10) (0) (0)3.0 (7)
Minor63.3 (12)70.7 (12)1.0 (2)2.5 (2)2.7 (9)
Mild53.0 (2)61.5 (2) (0) (0) (0)
Moderate71.4 (5)82.0 (5)2.0 (3)2.0 (1)3.1 (4)
Heavy66.8 (4)76.5 (4)1.5 (2)2.0 (1)2.6 (4)
Extreme67.0 (1)84.0 (1) (0) (0)3.0 (1)

Cerridwen & Simonton (2009) data

RatingMetacritic Score (/100)Halliwell Rating (0-4)Leonard Maltin Rating (0-4)VideoHound Rating (0-4)
None52.5 (106)0.7 (82)2.4 (103)2.3 (102)
Minor50.2 (221)0.6 (180)2.3 (221)2.3 (219)
Mild47.7 (176)0.6 (141)2.3 (172)2.2 (176)
Moderate51.0 (176)0.7 (161)2.3 (176)2.3 (176)
Heavy55.0 (135)0.8 (123)2.3 (134)2.5 (135)
Extreme47.6 (100)0.7 (91)2.1 (99)2.0 (98)