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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

Rated R for language and some violent content.

While Dennis and Arnie are in the car, Dennis said to Arnie "Why don't you get laid this year" (As having sex with another woman)

A boy sees the new girl (Leigh) and wants to have deep meaning less sex with her, but calls her a sl*t before he wants to have sex.

A boy and a girl are making out and he reaches his hand inside her shirt, no nudity visible, and she touches his crotch, outside his pants. Later on she then interrupts this and apologizes (meaning she's a virgin).

Some mild-severe sexual dialogue (aimed at women's body parts).

Violence & Gore

A man's corpse falls out of a car, apparently having suffered from carbon monoxide poisoning.

A man pulls a knife on another student

A man grasps hold on a mans crotch until he passes out (we see this in camera angle)

A boy is chased by a possessed car, which backs him against an alley wall and kills him off-screen. We later hear that the boy was cut in half.

Two boys are killed in the explosion of a gas station.

A boy is run over by a burning car (we see his burning corpse lying in the middle of the road.)

A man is crushed between the front seat of a car and the steering wheel.

A boy falls out of a car with a large shard of glass in his stomach (blood is shown.) This is the most graphic scene in the movie

A car is violently smashed and destroyed.


The R rating is primarily for heavy profanity.

Most swear words e.g F**k, S**t and C**t and other foul mouthed language e.g. Bastard, Sl*t, S**tter and Chickens**t are commonly used throughout the movie.

Religious Words used e.g. I swear to God, Jesus etc.

Adult and teenage characters drink alcoholic beverages and smoke cigarettes in several scenes.

These scenes have strong use.

Alcoholic beverages are shown drinking while driving and at the dinner table.

Young Adults and Parents are shown smoking inside (we see a heavy fog of cigarette smoke in the wrecking yard warehouse)

Scene where bonnet of car slams on an employees hand, we hear a blood-curdling scream.

Few scenes where car's lights flash on, this means that the car hasn't got a driver but is taking revenge on the S***ters.

Owner of Wrecking Yard opens the drivers seat door and realizes that no one is driving the car.

Someones burning corpse laying on the road after been run over by a burning vehicle (we hear his last breath).

Car threatening to rung over a girl as she attempts to hide in an office booth, but there is a padlock refraining the girl to hide. later on the car tries to run over the girl (the girl is covered by a bulldozer).

The end of the movie is intense.

The only thing that keeps this from getting the PG-13 rating is the language. The violence is mild for an R rating.

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