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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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Rated R-Some Violence, and Brief Nudity

A man attacks a woman and removes her bra, briefly revealing her breasts.

A man and a woman kiss and sex is implied.

A large truck crashes into a small car, causing a man to go into a coma.

A man punches a woman, knocking her out.

A man embeds a pair of scissors into his head (we see the bloody aftermath and the body twitch).

A woman is shown being shot in the stomach (briefly bloody).

A man is shot (also bloody).

Contains infrequent low level language, of a PG-13 level. A reporter calls Johnny a 'fucking freak', another character is called an 'asshole'. Occasional use of 'bitch' and 'bastard'.

A man is briefly seen smoking.

A bit of drinking

A few intense scenes.

Suggested MPAA Rating: R for some bloody violence, brief nudity, and some language.


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