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Parents Guide for
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Since the beliefs that parents want to instill in their children can vary greatly, we ask that, instead of adding your personal opinions about what is right or wrong in a film, you use this feature to help parents make informed viewing decisions by describing the facts of relevant scenes in the title for each one of the different categories: Sex and Nudity, Violence and Gore, Profanity, Alcohol/Drugs/Smoking, and Frightening/Intense Scenes.
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Sex & Nudity


There are very brief, distant shots of scaintly-clad dancers.

Two heavily injured men are stripped of their clothing (We see them in their undergarments).

A character is a pimp and we see a bikini dressed woman walking about his house for a couple seconds

A woman is seen from behind removing her dress. You see her buttocks and the side of her breast for about 2-3 seconds.

A man and a woman enter a car. She puts her face in his lap. Oral sex is implied, but nothing at all is seen, and the scene only lasts about 2 seconds.

Violence & Gore


A man is stabbed repeatedly in the neck with a pen; we see blood squirt out in close up, he is then kicked violently over and over while on the ground and stabbed several more times. Very brutal and shocking. We see the close up of the attackers blood soaked hand clutching a bloody pen.

A man is shocked with a cattle prod and then has his hand hit several times with a hammer in close up. Very graphic, bloody and brutal. Blood splatters upon table while he is held down.

Man threatens to cut another man's fingers off with electric saw but does not.

Man is lifted up by several security guards and has his head bashed into a door.

Several men shoot three gangsters and a waitress inside a diner with machine guns and pistols. Quite disturbing and brutal with blood spray.

A woman is shot in the head several times. Thick blood pours out of her mouth. Very graphic.

In two scenes Nicky violently beats two people with a telephone.

Nicky slaps, pushes, and punches characters in multiple scenes.

A bloodied and beat up man is dragged through a warehouse where he is tortured by having his head crushed in a vise. His eye bulges out of his head in bloody graphic detail. Bodily fluids spray from his eye socket into a man's face after an eye ball pops out of its socket. Blood spurts from his mouth and runs down his cheeks. His throat is then slit with a switchblade. Extremely graphic and disturbing.

A man discusses torturing another man by "beating the s**t out of him for two f**king days and nights" and then stabbing his testicles with ice picks. The man is shown covered with bruises and with two black eyes. He is soaked in blood. His legs appear broken so two men must drag him along.

Dead body is seen with bullet hole to the chest in a pool if blood.

A couple is seen lying dead soaked in blood and riddled with bullet holes. Large streaks of blood splatter surround them.

Several men beat up a pimp in a parking lot. Blood pours from his nose and his face is bloodied by numerous punches.

Bloody corpse is found in a car with a scream on its face.

Two policemen shoot an unarmed man. Bloody bullet holes appear in his chest. Blood splatters are seen upon the ground when police tamper with evidence.

A man is very violent towards his wife in several scenes. He threatens to kill her several times.

A woman punches a man several times. He responds by throwing her into a table and then pushing her over into a parking lot.

Two men are shot in the head. Graphic

A man is shot in the chest (Offscreen). He is then shot in the head.

A man is shot twice in the back with a silenced pistol. He falls to the ground and is shot about six more times. No blood

In a very violent scene at the end of the movie,two men are beaten up with steel baseball bats and buried alive.Very bloody,very hard to watch.



At the time of its release, Casino held the record for most uses of the word "fuck" in a major motion picture, clocking in at 422 uses.

"Cocksucker" is used many times.

Jag-off is used many times

Milder obscenities are very frequent. These include bitch, ass, goddamn, asshole, shit, bastard, whore etc.

Racial slurs and derogatory terms are used for African Americans, Middle Easterns, Jews, and homosexuals.

"Cunt" is used once in an aggressive context towards a woman.

Sexual slang is used to refer to intercourse and oral sex

Jerk off is used in a non sexual context


Constant cigarette smoking. Robert De Niro's character is seen smoking a cigarette in almost every scene he is in.

Alcohol is drunk frequently.

Cocaine is used occasionally.

Numerous characters are shown heavily intoxicated, drugged, and under the influence of various forms of substances.

Woman abuses prescription medication (pills).


The violence depicted in this movie is graphic and disturbing.

Violence can start abruptly and without notice.

48/50 A very mature film (violence, drugs,...) not recommended for anyone under 17.

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Rated R for strong brutal violence, pervasive strong language, drug use and some sexuality
Argentina:18 / Australia:R / Austria:12 (TV rating) (cut) / Brazil:18 / Canada:18A / Canada:16+ (Quebec) / Canada:13+ (Quebec) (re-rating) / Chile:18 / Denmark:16 / Finland:K-16 (cut) (1996) (VHS) / Finland:K-18 (uncut) (1996) / France:-12 / Germany:16 (w) / Hong Kong:III / Iceland:16 / India:A / Ireland:18 / Israel:18 / Italy:VM14 / Japan:R-15 / Netherlands:16 / New Zealand:R18 / Norway:18 / Peru:18 / Philippines:R-18 / Poland:15 / Portugal:M/16 / Singapore:R(A) / Singapore:M18 (DVD rating) / South Korea:18 / Spain:18 / Sweden:15 (cut) / UK:18 / USA:R (certificate #34125) / USA:NC-17 (original rating)

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