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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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Sex & Nudity


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

A man and a woman have anal sex in a dressing room. They are heard moaning and you can see aggressive thrusting from under the stall.

A man and woman are shown having sex in a hot tub from a window from inside the house. You hear moans and dirty talk.

A man dry humps a woman from the back at an arcade game.

Violence & Gore


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 child is seen with blood and a large cut on his hand.

In one scene, a man is standing between two cars. One of them is driven into him, and blood drips from his mouth. The unrated version is longer and the man is electrocuted with jumper cables at the end of the scene.



159 F words 73 uses of "shit", 31 uses of "ass", 10 uses of "bitch", and 1 use of "bastard". Several uses of goddamn, 1 use of dick, and 1 use of pussy.


The main character is a hard alcoholic. He is often seen drinking and becoming drunk.

Lots of smoking too.

Rating should be R for vulgar language, strong sexuality, moments of violence and strong pervasive drug use.


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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:U / 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) / 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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