Study: PG-13 violence exceeds R-rated movies

Study: PG-13 violence exceeds R-rated movies
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Children are exposed to increasing amounts of gun violence in PG-13 movies.

A study out of Ohio State University found gun violence in PG-13 movies has more than tripled since 1985.

In fact, they found violence in PG-13 movies now exceeds the level found in R-rated films.

The Motion Picture Association had no comment on this study.

Read more about the study.