Screenit: Profanity - 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)
None55.4 (80)53.0 (80)1.0 (49)2.5 (53)2.6 (71)
Minor52.9 (134)50.3 (135)0.7 (90)2.4 (101)2.3 (135)
Mild48.2 (145)42.4 (145)0.5 (94)2.3 (119)2.2 (144)
Moderate44.8 (142)38.9 (142)0.5 (93)2.1 (116)2.0 (140)
Heavy51.9 (323)48.0 (323)0.7 (223)2.3 (251)2.3 (321)
Extreme53.7 (335)52.9 (334)0.8 (236)2.3 (269)2.3 (328)

Fiction films, animated and live

RatingMetacritic Score (/100)Rotten Tomatoes Percent FreshHalliwell Rating (0-4)Leonard Maltin Rating (0-4)VideoHound Rating (0-4)
None54.8 (76)52.0 (76)1.0 (48)2.5 (53)2.5 (69)
Minor52.3 (129)49.1 (130)0.7 (90)2.4 (101)2.3 (130)
Mild47.7 (143)41.8 (143)0.5 (94)2.3 (119)2.2 (142)
Moderate44.8 (142)38.9 (142)0.5 (93)2.1 (116)2.0 (140)
Heavy51.6 (315)47.2 (315)0.6 (220)2.3 (250)2.3 (314)
Extreme53.2 (320)52.0 (319)0.7 (233)2.3 (266)2.3 (319)

Animated fiction films

RatingMetacritic Score (/100)Rotten Tomatoes Percent FreshHalliwell Rating (0-4)Leonard Maltin Rating (0-4)VideoHound Rating (0-4)
None54.3 (41)53.6 (41)0.8 (28)2.6 (29)2.5 (37)
Minor66.3 (15)68.3 (15)1.5 (10)2.7 (10)2.8 (15)
Mild36.0 (2)27.5 (2)0.5 (2)1.5 (2)2.2 (2)
Extreme68.5 (2)72.5 (2)2.0 (1)1.5 (1)2.8 (2)

Live action fiction films

RatingMetacritic Score (/100)Rotten Tomatoes Percent FreshHalliwell Rating (0-4)Leonard Maltin Rating (0-4)VideoHound Rating (0-4)
None55.4 (35)50.1 (35)1.4 (20)2.4 (24)2.6 (32)
Minor50.4 (114)46.6 (115)0.6 (80)2.3 (91)2.2 (115)
Mild47.9 (141)42.0 (141)0.5 (92)2.3 (117)2.2 (140)
Moderate44.8 (142)38.9 (142)0.5 (93)2.1 (116)2.0 (140)
Heavy51.6 (315)47.2 (315)0.6 (220)2.3 (250)2.3 (314)
Extreme53.1 (318)51.9 (317)0.7 (232)2.3 (265)2.3 (317)

Documentaries and other nonfiction films

RatingMetacritic Score (/100)Rotten Tomatoes Percent FreshHalliwell Rating (0-4)Leonard Maltin Rating (0-4)VideoHound Rating (0-4)
None66.5 (4)73.0 (4)2.0 (1) (0)3.2 (2)
Minor68.8 (5)80.8 (5) (0) (0)3.1 (5)
Mild79.5 (2)90.0 (2) (0) (0)3.2 (2)
Heavy65.8 (8)76.9 (8)1.7 (3)2.5 (1)2.5 (7)
Extreme62.9 (15)71.9 (15)1.3 (3)2.2 (3)2.8 (9)

Cerridwen & Simonton (2009) data

RatingMetacritic Score (/100)Halliwell Rating (0-4)Leonard Maltin Rating (0-4)VideoHound Rating (0-4)
None56.0 (57)1.0 (48)2.5 (53)2.6 (52)
Minor52.2 (101)0.7 (90)2.4 (101)2.3 (101)
Mild47.3 (119)0.5 (94)2.3 (119)2.2 (119)
Moderate44.9 (116)0.5 (93)2.1 (116)2.1 (115)
Heavy50.8 (253)0.6 (220)2.3 (250)2.3 (253)
Extreme52.4 (268)0.7 (233)2.3 (266)2.3 (266)