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Attempted rape is shown and one cop beats two thugs who committing the act. No nudity.

Sex is implied offscreen twice.

A few references to prison rape/homosexuality

Female full frontal nudity is shown for about 5 seconds; she covers herself except a breast, and then later a blurred naked woman's breasts and side can be seen. [Netflix time to end: 0:24:08~22:08 intermittent]

The main theme of the movie is that a basic beat cop is training to be an uncover/narc agent so he can get promoted quicker and learn the other side of the police department. What he does not realize is that the entire team including the boss take it way over the line blurring the lines of morality (using/selling drugs, embezzling and even killing for pleasure) and using the badge as an excuse to be evil almost.

Lots of fist fights and violent take downs throughout including a shootout between two cops

A man is shown being excecuted by a Russian Mafia firing squad.

nearly non stop graphic language including references to homosexuality (male and female) and use of the N word (mostly used by black characters and as describing a friend but also in a derogatory manner)

Nearly non stop graphic use and references to drugs including a character is forced to vomit up crack rocks and a man smokes weed laced with PCP and begins to hallucinate.

Most of the evil actions committed are by cops or ex-cops which may upset some viewers.

A man is killed execution style at the end of the movie.

Rated R for strong brutal violence, pervasive language, drug content and brief nudity
Argentina:16 / Australia:MA15+ / Brazil:18 / Canada:18A (Ontario) / Canada:14+ (TV rating) (censored version) / Chile:18 / Denmark:15 / Finland:K-15 / France:12 / Germany:16 / Hong Kong:IIB / Iceland:16 / Ireland:18 / Netherlands:12 / New Zealand:R18 / Norway:15 / Peru:14 / Philippines:R-18 / Singapore:R(A) (original rating) / Singapore:M18 (re-rating) / South Korea:18 / Spain:18 / Sweden:15 / Switzerland:16 (canton of Geneva) / Switzerland:16 (canton of Vaud) / UK:18 / USA:R (certificate #38489)

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