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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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There is an scene in a woman's underwear store, we see many women in underwear and a woman pushes up on her bra (as a demonstration)

A brief kissing scene, a woman is seen in a bra.

A kissing scene is seen on a videotape.

Some kissing between a husband an a wife.

Several chase scenes, where gunfire is exchanged

A gunbattle where several men are killed. This is quite bloody with several bloody bullet holes and blood on the table and floor

We see the dead, slightly bloodied body of a woman

A man on a bike gets struck by a semi-truck, killing him instantly (blood coveres his face and the ground around him, but not overlly graphic but a little shocking for first time viewers).

A man threatens another man with a gun.

A man shoots another man in the hand with a pistol (blood, and the man yells in pain, and we later see a bloody bandage).

Close to 30 uses of "f--k", multiple blasphemies, and repeated use of minor swear words such as "sh*t", "a**" and "c*ck".

Some social drinking.

Rated R for language and violence
Argentina:13 / Australia:M / Brazil:14 / Canada:14A (Alberta/British Columbia/Manitoba) / Canada:14 (Nova Scotia) / Canada:AA (Ontario) (original rating) / Canada:14A (Ontario) (video rating) / Canada:13+ (Quebec) / Finland:K-11 / France:Tous publics / Germany:12 (w) / Hong Kong:IIB / Iceland:14 (original rating) / Iceland:16 (video rating) / Italy:T / Netherlands:12 (re-rating) / Netherlands:16 (video rating) / New Zealand:M / Norway:15 / Philippines:PG-13 / Portugal:M/12 / Singapore:NC-16 / South Korea:15 / Spain:13 / Sweden:11 / Switzerland:12 (canton of Geneva) / Switzerland:12 (canton of Vaud) / UK:15 / USA:R (certificate #36342)

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