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Parents Guide for
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The content of this page was created directly by users and has not been screened or verified by IMDb staff.
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 woman is seen in her slip and undershirt as she dresses.

A man describes receiving oral sex at a brothel.

Violence & Gore

Character is jumped by attackers in his home who render him unconscious with a quick injection.

A car is destroyed by a bomb.


The F-word is used at least nineteen times. The C-word is used once. The S-word is used at least ten times. There are occasionally other sexual and anatomical vulgarities and religious exclamations.

A man is forcefully injected with something.

Some social drinking and smoking. A wake is held at a bar where characters have some alcohol. A scene takes place in an illegal poker club where characters have alcoholic drinks and smoke. A woman in one scene is holding a glass of alcohol and it is implied that she has been drinking for some time.

Characters are constantly stalked and being watched.

There are several emotionally intense scenes.

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Rated R for language including some sexual dialogue
Argentina:13 / Australia:MA / Austria:10 / Brazil:12 / Canada:14A (Alberta/Manitoba/Nova Scotia/Ontario) / Canada:PG (British Columbia) / Canada:G (Quebec) / Denmark:11 / Finland:K-11 / France:U / Germany:12 / Hong Kong:IIB / India:A / Ireland:15A / Netherlands:6 / New Zealand:M / Norway:11 / Norway:10 (TV rating) / Portugal:M/12 (Qualidade) / Singapore:NC-16 / South Africa:13L / South Korea:15 / Sweden:11 / Switzerland:12 (canton of Geneva) / Switzerland:12 (canton of Vaud) / Taiwan:R-12 (original rating) / UK:15 / USA:R (certificate #43163)

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