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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 man and woman have aggressive sex in a car. The woman screams, ''F*** me Santa! F*** me Santa!''

A man and a woman have anal sex in a dressing room.

The main character goes to a strip club, and we see several naked women.

The uncut version is far more explicit.

A man is shot several times by police in the back while attempting to run from them.

A man is approached by another man who attacks him, bends him over the hood of a car and tries to pull his pants down in a apparent rape attempt.

A man is approached by another man who attacks him, bends him hand. pants down in a apparent rape attempt (the incident is interrupted and nothing happens).

A child is seen with blood and a mouth. The on his hands himself by accident). It isnt sinister at all.

In one scene, a man of them is driven into him, and blood drips from his mouth (The unrated version is a bit longer and the man is electrocuted with jumper cables at the end of the scene). This is only real bloody scene.

159 uses of the F-Word, (170 in the unrated version) 73 uses of the S-Word 31 uses of the A-word 10 uses of the B-Word 1 use of "ba****d". Several uses of g-dd**n, 1 use of d**k 1 use of p***y.

There are approximately 300 profanities.

The main character is a hard alchoholic. He is often seen drinking or drunk and the main storyline has him talking in a bar whilst intoxicating himself

In the final scene, a man is shot in the back. Some blood. He lives.

Rated R for pervasive language, strong sexual content and some violence (also director's cut)
Argentina:16 / Australia:MA / Australia:M (TV rating) / Brazil:14 / Canada:18A / Canada:13+ (Quebec) / Canada:14+ (TV rating) / Chile:14 / Finland:K-15 / France:Tous publics / Germany:16 (extended version) / Germany:12 (original rating) / Hong Kong:IIB / Iceland:14 (original rating) / Iceland:16 (video rating) / Ireland:15PG / Ireland:18 (extended version) / Italy:VM14 / Japan:PG-12 / Malaysia:(Banned) / Netherlands:12 / New Zealand:R16 / Norway:11 / Peru:14 / Philippines:R-18 / Portugal:M/16 / Singapore:M18 (cut) / South Africa:16 / Spain:18 / Sweden:11 / Switzerland:16 (canton of Zurich) / UK:15 / USA:R (also director's cut) (certificate #40305) / USA:Unrated (unrated DVD version)

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