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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 guide dog (German shepherd) comes up to a man and starts humping him, a woman tells the man to 'kick the dog in the balls', he doesn't and says the dog is almost finished, the dogs keeps on trusting then speeds up its humping, the woman says the dog is not done yet and is lipsticking, meaning the dogs penis is coming out of its sheath and its erection is growing, the dog humps for a bit longer then is called off by its owner, the dogs genitals are viable.

A group of dogs (Doberman) run up to a man and start humping him, they are quickly called off, but the man was pushed against the wall.

A scene where people in a hotel watch two people have sex though its very brief. Breasts are visible. Some sexual dialogue.

A group of women are showing swimming in lingerie.

There is a party scene which includes a game of spin the bottle and some sexuality, though only outer layers come off.

The main characters are shown in bed together, implied they have had sex.

49 uses of the "f" word.

Many uses of the word 'retard'

Andrew takes Ecstasy.

Marijuana is smoked by several of the main characters throughout the movie.

Cocaine is taken at a party.

An implied plane crash at the very beginning of the film may be frightening to some.

Rated R for language, drug use and a scene of sexuality
Argentina:16 / Australia:MA15+ / Brazil:16 / Canada:14A / Canada:14A (Ontario) / Chile:14 / Finland:K-16/13 (2012 reform re-rating) / Finland:K-15/13 (original rating) / Germany:12 / Iceland:12 / Iceland:16 (video rating) / Ireland:18 / Malaysia:U (DVD) / Netherlands:12 / New Zealand:R16 / Norway:15 / Portugal:M/12 / Singapore:M18 / South Korea:18 / Spain:13 / Spain:16 (2011) / Sweden:Btl / UK:15 / USA:TV-MA (TV rating) / USA:R (certificate #40797)

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