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A teen girl seduces a man, woman and her teen friend.

A girl kisses her teen friend on the lips, claiming she loves her - her friend turns away uncomfortably.

A girl teases a man by lounging in the sun, and dancing playfully in a formal dress, also lifting up the skirt to show her leggings.

A girl encourages a man's sexual attention while sitting on a bed. She rubs her foot along the groin of his pants, while he slowly forplays up her leg, (it's implied offscreen that he gave - or was about to give - her oral sex, but it is cut short.

A girl leans back teasingly on the hood of a car while the pouring rain soaks her clothes. An old man joins her and they share a drink. She kisses him and wraps her legs around him. The man proceeds to cup her breasts from under her thin blouse. Lower part of her breasts is visible as the man slowly presses them. He then reaches under her skirt and removes her panty slowly. She then tries to open his belt and it is implied that they have sex.

A teen girls walks in on a girl and older man having standing sex in a dark room. ( they are shown from the side briefly, then only the upperhalf, with the girl's breasts covered.

A girl gives her traumatized friend a tender kiss, which she pulls away from.

There is an intense car crash scene wich leaves cuts and bruises, and two scenes towards the end in which girls are pushed off of a balcony.

Some profanity including several "f" words and sexual discussion.

Some drinking, mostly of champagne. A teen girl smokes cigarettes.

The theme of the film is a girl seducing an older man, killing his wife, and framing their daughter for the crime. Several scenes may be frightening to some viewers, and the intense sex scenes between the girl and the older man could disturb many audiences.

Rated R for sensuality and language
Argentina:13 / Australia:R / Australia:MA15+ (TV rating) / Canada:AA (Alberta/British Columbia/Ontario) / Canada:R (Alberta/British Columbia/Ontario) (unrated version) / Canada:R (Manitoba) / Canada:A (Nova Scotia) / Canada:13+ (Quebec) / Germany:16 / Iceland:12 / Iceland:14 (video rating) / Netherlands:12 (DVD rating) (2005) / New Zealand:R16 / Norway:15 (video premiere) / Philippines:R-18 / Singapore:R21 / Singapore:PG (cut) / South Korea:18 / UK:18 / USA:R (Certificate #31610)

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