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Nineteen Eighty-Four
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Parents Guide for
1984 (1984) More at IMDbPro »Nineteen Eighty-Four (original title)

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Sex & Nudity

Rated R for nudity, sexuality and some violence.

Full frontal female nudity in two scenes.

Male and female rear nudity in another scene. BETTER GRAMMAR: In another scene male and female buttocks are seen.

Slightly extended female breast exposure. BETTER GRAMMAR: An extended scene of breasts. (Who would think breast would refer to a males chest?!!!)

Implied sex in numerous scenes. One scene shows a woman's face in close-up while supposedly having an orgasm (no audio).

A prostitute lifts her skirt revealing pubic hair is visible. It is implied that the main character had sex with her afterwards.

The story takes place in a society where sexuality is viewed in a sick, unnatural way. CORRECT GRAMMAR: The story takes place at a time when society views sexuality as sick and unnaturral.

Violence & Gore

A bomb explodes near the main character, a woman is punched in the stomach, a man is beaten and subjected to various forms of torture.

Profanity

Use of the words "bugger" and "bastard".

The main character and others are shown smoking cigarettes and drinking alcoholic beverages.

The main character is tortured by repeatedly being beaten, having his hair cut off, starvation, sleep deprivation. A loose tooth is being forcibly ripped out by another man. The main character's limbs are stretched, he's tortured with electric shocks, and having his head put into a cage containing ravenous rats.

The movie is an overall dark, depressing and suspenseful distopy that takes place in a communist/facist superstate. At the end the main character is bleached out and broken into being a model citizen.

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Certification:
Argentina:18 / Australia:M / Canada:R (Manitoba/Nova Scotia/Ontario) / Canada:13+ (Quebec) / Chile:18 / Finland:K-16 / Iceland:16 / Netherlands:12 / Norway:18 (1984) / Portugal:M/16 (Qualidade) / Sweden:15 / UK:15 / USA:R / West Germany:16 (f)

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