The Godfather: Part II
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Characters visit a brothel, and prostitutes are shown in lingerie and topless.

A male infant is shown completely nude for about 11 seconds. His genitals and buttocks are shown.

A man's buttocks are briefly shown.

A woman is found dead in a bed covered by a bloody sheet. The character was a prostitute awaiting a client.

Characters attend a sex show in Cuba; a man on stage is called "Superman" because he's well-endowed (no nudity).

A young boy is shot. The shooting is off-screen, but he is later shown lying down with streams of blood visible.

The boy's mother is shot. It is shown from a distance, and so no gore is shown.

Two men are seen lying dead in a stream with blood on their throats.

A man is garroted.

A man is shot several times.

A prostitute is found dead in a bed. Her clothes are stained with blood.

Two men die in a bombing, which sprays blood onto a window. Their bodies are not visible.

A man is shot in the chest, and then in the cheek. The corpse is then shot in the mouth.

A man stabs another man in the stomach and drags the blade across the chest.

A man is shot in the chest.

A man is shot several times.

A man is seen lying dead in a bathtub with his wrists slit, and a pool of blood on the floor.

A man is shot, off-screen, at point-blank range.

5 abuses of the name "Jesus Christ"; 4 separate desecrations of "Jesus," and 1 of "Christ"; 7 misuses of "God," 2 of which are paired with "damn"; 1 additional use of "damn"; and 5 instances of "hell."

3 uses of 'son of a bitch' and the 'f' word, 2 of 'shit' and 'ass,' 1 use each of 'whores,' 'balls,' 'piss,' and 'bastard.'

Racial slurs: 2 uses of "jap" and 1 each of "nigger," "guinea," "dago," and "spic."

People are seen casually drinking and smoking throughout the film.

A man is seen taking pills from a prescription pill bottle.

The assassinations can be intense, although most are not as graphic as those of its predecessor.

A major character is killed offscreen; we only hear a gunshot, but it may be upsetting to some viewers.

In the beginning, Vito flees from armed men.

Some may find one scene involving spousal abuse intense.

BBFC - (15) Strong violence.

Argentina:18 / Australia:M / Brazil:14 / Canada:14A / Canada:PG (Manitoba) / Canada:AA (Ontario) / Canada:13+ (Quebec) / Chile:18 / Denmark:15 / Finland:K-16 (uncut) (1988) / Finland:K-18 (heavily cut) (1982) / Finland:K-18 (uncut) (1975) / France:12 / Hong Kong:IIB / Hungary:16 / Iceland:16 / Ireland:18 / Israel:PG / Italy:VM14 / Japan:R-15 / Japan:PG12 (2011) / Netherlands:12 / New Zealand:M / New Zealand:PG (original rating) / Norway:18 / Peru:18 / Philippines:R-18 / Poland:15 / Portugal:M/16 / Russia:16+ / Singapore:PG / South Korea:18 / Spain:18 / Sweden:15 / UK:X (original rating) / UK:15 (re-rating) (2008) / UK:18 (video rating) (1987) / USA:R (PCA #24038) / West Germany:16

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