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Rated R for graphic violence, strong sexuality, and some language.

A woman takes off her clothes for a man, her breasts visible. Lasts a few seconds.

A man and woman have sex (graphic). The woman's breasts and the man's butt are visible.

A possessed woman is briefly seen having sex with a man.

A dead woman's breasts are visible for several seconds.

We see a dead man with his throat bloodily slit.

We briefly see a room soaked in blood.

A man's entire face is briefly seen covered in blood.

A dead woman's chest is bloody, her heart has been cut out (we see the heart for a split-second).

While two people have sex, blood begins pouring down, covering their bodies.

A man's shirt is shown briefly covered in blood.

During a voodoo ritual a woman cuts the throat of a chicken and briefly smears herself with the blood.

Occasional uses of 'fuck' and 'shit'. One brief use of 'bitches'. A few racial slurs.

Angel smokes several times

A frightening sequence involving yellow eyes.

The bloody sex scene could be unsettling.

The plot twist could freak out some viewers.

Argentina:18 / Australia:R18+ / Brazil:18 / Canada:18A / Canada:R (Ontario) / Canada:13+ (Québec) / Finland:K-16 (1992) / Finland:K-18 (1987) / France:12 / Germany:16 (re-rating) (2001) / Iceland:16 / Italy:VM14 / Netherlands:16 / New Zealand:R16 / Norway:18 / Portugal:M/18 / Singapore:R21 / South Korea:18 / Sweden:15 / UK:18 / USA:X / USA:R (Certificate #28544) (Cut) / USA:X (original rating) / West Germany:18 (original rating)

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