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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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A girl is wearing a small top. The bottom part of her breasts is visible. Also, her nipples are visible under her top.

Two couples have sex in the car. In the front seat, Bijou is implied to be giving oral sex to Nick (Not visible) and in the back seat Brad drops his pants and gets on top of Rachel. It is implied that he has penetrated her (not visible) and she is moaning erotically while looking at Nick in the front seat. Rachel wakes up in a bed completely naked. Her breasts and pubic hair are visible.

Nick is naked in front of a mirror. His buttocks are visible briefly. He enters a room where Brad and Rachel are having sex. Rachel is on top and her breasts are visible. Her nipples are very erect. Nick hits her with a belt from behind.

Brad has penetrated Rachel from the top. Although their private parts are not visible, it is quite clear that he has penetrated her. Again her breasts are visible and she is moaning. He climaxes and puts his head on her right boob and sucks her nipple. When he gets off her, his penis is briefly visible. Rachel gets up from the bed and side of her buttocks is visible. Later she is sitting on a toilet seat and she wipes herself with a toilet paper after urinating. Later when she gets up, her pubic hair is visible.

Rachel is lying on the bed naked and the outline of her buttocks and pubic hairs are visible. Bijou is riding Michael naked. Her breasts and erect nipples are visible. She pours hot wax over Nicks chest. Later Michaels does the same on her breasts. Later she starts thrusting very hard into him implying that he has penetrated her.

Bijou removes all her clothes in front of Nick and her breasts and pubic hair are visible. He forces her to watch a video on TV where one guy is having sex with another guy. He then forcefully gets on top of her and it is implied that he has penetrated her in a rough manner and he hits her a few times. Rachel sucks on Brads tongue.

There is a close up scene between Bijous legs. Her panties are shown bunched up and side of her labia is shown.

There is a close-up shot of Rachels erect nipple.

Nick makes Bijou sit on the bonnet of a car and it is implied that he penetrates her there and has sex with her. His buttocks are visible. A man tries to press one of Bijous breasts from the top of her dress but she stops him.


There are many fights some of which draw blood.

A character is raped.

A character is beaten, stabbed, and left to drown. There is lots of blood in this scene. He is later seen with crabs eating him.

Police hold guns on a number of characters.


Profanity and vulgarity pervade the dialog. For instance, the F-word is used 274 times.


There is tobacco and alcohol use (sometimes by underage characters) throughout the film. There is explicit use and discussion of marijuana and LSD. Several characters smoke marijuana while driving a car; one also drops acid while driving.


The rape scene may be graphic for some people. The killing scene may also be pretty intense for some people.

Explicit Content: 45/50

Rated R for strong violence, sexual content, drug use and language - all involving teens (rated video release)
Argentina:18 / Australia:R18+ / Canada:R (Alberta/British Columbia/Ontario) / Canada:16+ (Quebec) / Chile:14 / Finland:K-18 / France:16 / Germany:16 / Ireland:18 / Italy:VM18 / Japan:R-18 / Mexico:C / New Zealand:R18 / Norway:18 / Portugal:M/18 / Russia:18+ / Sweden:15 / Switzerland:16 (canton of Geneva) / Switzerland:16 (canton of Vaud) / UK:18 / USA:TV-MA (TV rating) / USA:R (certificate #38590) (rated video release) / USA:Unrated (unrated video release)

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