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Rated PG-13 for violence and sexuality.

A woman climbing a roof is wearing a skirt, and the wind picks up revealing her small panties. We see her buttocks and a man remarks on it.

We see a woman in her underwear that shows a lot of cleavage on her breasts and her buttocks [28:34~36].

A man is naked in the shower while a woman watches him. It's implied that she can see his buttocks, though not his genitals.

A woman remarks on how she wants sex with another man.

A man pulls down his pants and his underwear in front of two women (we see his bare buttocks clearly), and they can see his buttocks too [1:02:12-16,35-36].

A woman takes a shower (no nudity). She's later seen in a towel, and it hikes up so that we can see part of her buttocks for a second.

A man takes a shower, and this time stands fully nude in front of the man (it's obvious that she can see his genitals though we can't).

A man in a towel and a nude women are in bed, covered by sheets. They briefly talk about sex, and then they do it. We briefly see the woman's breasts and her buttocks in the dim light.

A woman has several upskirts on her skirt, revealing her panties that barely cover her buttocks.

Some mild to occasionally moderate sexual dialogue.

Some chases, shootings and fist fights.

Two men shoot another man in the buttocks (no blood) and another man in the chest (blood).

A lion eats a man (off screen, but we hear the screams).

A man shoots another man in the back, and we see his bloody bullet hole.

The end fight has lots of gun shooting, and some of the people are shot.

A man punches another man.

1-2 uses of sh*t [0:33:40, 0:38:45], 1 brief use of f*ck [~0:24:57], and sparing uses of milder language (" !@#$%^&*" and "hell").

Character's are seen drinking alcohol.

There is a scene where a drug smuggling operation goes wrong, although no drugs are seen they are mentioned as part of the scene.

Argentina:13 / Australia:M / Finland:K-16 / Finland:K-15 (new rating: 2001) / France:Tous publics / Iceland:12 (original rating) / Iceland:16 (video rating) / Ireland:15 / Norway:15 / Portugal:M/12 / Singapore:PG / South Korea:15 (2000) / South Korea:18 (1990) / Sweden:15 / UK:12 (theatrical rating) / UK:15 (video rating) / USA:PG-13 (NO. 30269) / West Germany:12

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