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In a couple of scenes a woman's breasts are briefly shown. In one scene her buttocks are visible for about 2 seconds.

There are a couple of scenes of domestic violence.

Several uses of the F-word (probably no more than 20). Several uses of other mild profanity.

Drug taking is a central part of the story, so a lot of drugs are consumed in this movie: cocaine (and crack cocaine), marijuana, quaaludes, etc.

The main female character falls down a flight of stairs which ultimately leads to the miscarriage of her baby.

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