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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 young boy watches his teenage sister undress. Her bare back is shown.

A young boy masturbates. We see his bare thighs and his underpants. His arm moves rhythmically and we see his pleasured expression.

A teenage girl sits at a table and spreads her legs to a group of boys, showing that she has no underwear. We see her vulva and pubic hair briefly.

A teenage girl shows her friend her pubic region. Her pubic hair is visible very briefly.

A teenage girl stands fully nude in front of a man and tries to seduce him by placing his hand on her breast. Her breasts, buttocks and pubic region are all seen.

A teenage girl licks a mans face and places his hand on her crotch. He resists and tells her to leave.


A woman is shot at her shoulder.

A chicken's head is removed,

An old man is slapped several times by a police official.

A boy and his brother fight in one scene. There is tackling and name-calling.

A father slaps his children after finding out that they were resposible for the shooting.

A team of police officers are firing at 3 persons, a young boy is shot more than once in front of his distruaght father.


About 20 uses of f*ck and some more mild four-letter words. Jesus Christ


Alcohol is consumed, a group of teenagers take drugs by swallowing pills and drink alcohol. None of this is graphic.


The woman being shot may make some viewers jump as may the scene in which the chicken is killed. There are also scenes of emotional intensity.

A woman receives stitches with no anesthesia. We see her panic and try to stop the doctor and two other men who are with her. The scene is cut short as she screams. This scene is very difficult to watch.

The police officers shoot at the Moroccan family without mercy, and end up mortally wounding the eldest son in front of his father, who wails distraughtly.

Suggested MPAA Rating: R for disturbing images, sexual content/nudity, violence, language and some drug use.

Rated R for violence, some graphic nudity, sexual content, language and some drug use

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