Night of the Living Dead
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Sex & Nudity

A naked female zombie walks near a house. Her buttocks are clearly seen on two occasions, and her breasts are briefly seen one time in shadows. A couple of the male zombies are shirtless and wearing boxer shorts.

Violence & Gore

A man gets into a fight with a zombie and is subsequently killed.

A partially decomposed face of a dead body is shown.

A man has his skull crushed.

A man and woman are blown up in a car.

Several scenes showing zombies eating body parts

A little zombie girl kills a woman with a Masonry Trowel. This is probably the goriest scene in the whole movie.

A woman is dragged into a large group of zombies and killed off-screen.

A man is shot in the stomach and then eaten by zombies.

A man is shot in the head.


1 abuse of "Jesus," 1 misuse of "Lord," and 2 of "God." 3 instances of "damn," 2 of "hell," and 1 of "bastard."

A man smokes throughout the film. A woman is seen smoking once.

This film is about a zombie apocalypse, with a focus on a group of survivors trapped in a house in the small countryside town of Butler County, PA.

The zombies eat flesh in one scene. This is quite graphic and may be very disturbing.

A girl is seen sick and suffering (although treated with care in the film). She later becomes a zombie, which may be disturbing.

A girl is seen killing her mother. This is very upsetting.

A character is seen being killed by a family member who is now a zombie.

A man walks out of the basement. Another man shoots him in the head and burns his body.

Suggested MPAA Rating: R for horror violence and brief nudity.

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