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Parents Guide for
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A man comes home to his live in girlfriend who is swimming in a pool. They kiss. In another scene they are shown lying on a lounge chair kissing.

Brief shot of a man getting a massage from a masseuse.

A man and a woman kiss and caress each other prior to having sex. He opens the back of her dress and her bra is visible.

A man threatens to shoot another man.

In flashback we see a man shoot a woman. No blood or gore.

Multiple uses of the f word. Main character is referred to by his assistant as an "a**hole"

The main character uses amphetamines. Actual pill popping is never seen on screen but he is clearly suffering their effects in some scenes and explicitly says that he uses them.

Rated R for language
Argentina:16 / Australia:M / Germany:12 / Iceland:12 / Netherlands:16 (video premiere) / Norway:15 (TV rating) / Portugal:M/12 (video premiere) / Singapore:PG / UK:15 / USA:R

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