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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

1/10

Going out of his way to act like a wealthy playboy, Bruce visits a restaurant with two women on his arm who wind up frolicking in a nearby pool (bare shoulders shown). Sweethearts share a tender kiss.

Violence & Gore

7.5/10

There are lot of fighting and beatings.

Bruce's parents death is brutal and shocking; they are shot with a gun. However, the man who killed them later gets avenged and we briefly see him dead.

A young boy falls into a well and is attacked by bats.

A man is trained to fight and is attacked (as a training) by another man to practice.

The Scarecrow's gas intends to kill people in a disturbing way.

A man's house is put on fire and he is left there to die but he survives.

There is more violence, but I don't exactly remember what, please edit if you remember more :)

Profanity

3/10

A use of"goddamn," a use of "asshole," a few "hells" and "damns," and a few uses of "God" and "Jesus." One use of "shit".

4/10

Although no substance use is ever shown apart from alcohol or smoking, the plot revolves around drugs and drug dealers.

A man pretends to be drunk in order to flee guests from his party.

A man uses fear toxins to cause people to hallucinate

8/10

The film has a generally dark atmosphere.

One of the main villains uses a hallucinogenic gas that causes great fear. The effects are quite disturbing, with faces changing into monsters, lashing out and scaring others.

One intense scene involves Batman flying around a warehouse and attacking thugs. In another scene, bats badly scare a little boy and create a scary and claustrophobic effect.

Twice in the movie, a house burns down, once killing many, and another almost killing a man.

Scarecrow may be a frightening villain to some people.

A boy has his parents killed in front of him.

Total Explicit Rating: 23/50

Even though the explicit rating isn't very high, the film is dark, depressing, intense, and even frightening at times. Recommended 13+

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Rated PG-13 for intense action violence, disturbing images and some thematic elements
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