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Cat People
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Parents Guide for
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Since the beliefs that parents want to instill in their children can vary greatly, we ask that, instead of adding your personal opinions about what is right or wrong in a film, you use this feature to help parents make informed viewing decisions by describing the facts of relevant scenes in the title for each one of the different categories: Sex and Nudity, Violence and Gore, Profanity, Alcohol/Drugs/Smoking, and Frightening/Intense Scenes.
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Sex & Nudity

Full frontal and rear female nudity in several scenes. Two other topless as well.

There's 2 short, non-graphic sex scenes and a 3rd implied one.

A man is also seen fully nude, but nothing is explicitly shown.

A man wants to have sex with his sister

Violence & Gore

The goriest scene is where a guy gets his arm ripped off. LOTS of blood.

Other scenes include a panther's body being disected and then melting; a woman is clawed by a panther and we see a nasty clawmark on her ankle; another woman is seen dead, ripped to pieces with blood all over; a guy is seen dead in a tree.

The few brief transformation scenes are somewhat gruesome, showing splitting skin and heads.

Profanity

Not much; 5 or less f-words.

Nothing.

Lots of disturbing or unusual scenes throughout. Some of those mentioned in violence/gore are intense, especially the arm-ripping scene.

Several frightening moments of shock and suspense involving the leopards, who often snarl and snap with little to no warning. The atmosphere of most of the movie is very dark and unpleasant. Children could be very frightened by this picture.

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Certification:
Argentina:X (original rating) / Argentina:18 (re-rating) / Australia:R / Brazil:16 / Canada:18+ (Quebec) / Chile:14 / Finland:K-16 (cut) (1988) / Finland:K-18 (uncut) (1982) / France:-12 / Iceland:16 / New Zealand:R18 / Norway:18 / Portugal:M/18 / Sweden:15 / UK:18 / USA:R

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