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Some pinup posters are on a wall in the barracks

A man and a woman get out of their clothes, the woman makes a mild suggestive remark.

Martial arts fights, military battles, and sword fights where people are stabbed/shot and killed. No blood or wounds are shown except for 1 guy who's throat is cut and you see a red line.

A man grabs another mans testicles and crushes them- non graphic

Blood trickles from a man's mouth.

A body is seen with a ninja star sticking out of the head.

One use of G.D.; two uses of the F-word; other mild profanites, such as "S," "H," and "S.O.B."

Some smoking and drinking.

Lots of intense action, but nothing scary. Probably suitable for 15+.

Argentina:16 / Australia:M / Finland:K-18 (uncut) (2008) / Finland:K-16 (cut) (1986) / France:Tous publics / Germany:16 (2011) (re-rating) / Germany:Not Rated (SPIO/JK) (2004) (uncut) / Iceland:14 (original rating) / Netherlands:16 / Netherlands:12 (DVD rating) / Norway:18 (video premiere) / Portugal:M/16 / Singapore:NC-16 / South Korea:18 (VHS/DVD rating) / South Korea:15 (theatrical rating) (1989) / UK:18 / USA:R (Certificate #27866) / West Germany:18 (original rating) (cut)

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