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Parents Guide for
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- A wife kisses her husband.

- A woman has her tongue cut off by a ventriloquist doll possessed by a ghost (some blood is shown).

- An elderly man tells a story a woman being forced to scream, then her tongue being cut out. Flashbacks are shown of a woman screaming but the "cutting" isn't shown.

- An elderly man is shown with a large wooden pipe in his back, instead of his spine.

- Many people have their tongues removed; this happens off-screen.

1 incomplete use of "Fuck", 4 uses of "Hell", and 1 use of "Dick".

- A character is shown smoking cigars.


The premise of ventriloquist dolls moving by themselves may scare some viewers.

Rated R for horror violence and images
Argentina:13 / Australia:M / Australia:M (unrated version) / Canada:14A (Alberta/British Columbia/Manitoba/Ontario) / Canada:13+ (Quebec) / Denmark:15 / Finland:K-15 / France:12 / Germany:16 / Italy:T / Malaysia:U / Netherlands:12 / Netherlands:16 / Norway:15 / Portugal:M/16 / Singapore:PG / Singapore:PG13 (TV rating) (Netflix) / South Korea:18 / Spain:13 / Sweden:15 / UK:15 / USA:R (certificate #42784)

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