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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


Two men visit a bar. There, we see a man and woman kiss (in the backround,blured) through the entire scene. A man asks for some money to pay one of the women, as she laughs at him, him laughing as well, awaiting his return (the woman can barely be seen).

The scene listed above is blured and is extremely brief. It is so smokey that it could be a bar.

Violence & Gore


A man falls down a hole, landing on his back and groaning in pain.

Two men are killed in separate mining accidents

A man is slapped around many times and choked.

A boy slaps and punches his father.

A man beats another man to death with a bowling pin. The beating is offscreen, but we see - from a moderate distance - the man's head bloodied on the ground.

A man is killed by a gunshot to the head. May be disturbing for some, but there is very little gore, and it's difficult to see.



Repeated use of the word bastard throughout a scene.

2 uses of "God damn".

1 use of the word ass.


Some smoking and drinking.


The murder of Eli at the end is disturbing and graphic. The argument before is very intense.

The scene where Henry is killed is disturbing.

A violent gas explosion is depicted and a child is permanently disabled because of it.

A house is set in flames on purpose, two men try to put it out.

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Rated R for some violence
Argentina:13 / Australia:M / Austria:16 / Brazil:14 / Canada:PG (Alberta/British Columbia/Ontario) / Canada:14A (Manitoba) / Canada:13+ (Québec) / Czech Republic:15 / Denmark:15 / Finland:K-13 / France:U (with warning) / Germany:12 / Greece:K-13 / Hong Kong:IIA / Ireland:15A / Malaysia:U / Netherlands:16 / New Zealand:R13 / Norway:15 / Philippines:R-13 (MTRCB) / Portugal:M/12 (Qualidade) / Singapore:PG / South Africa:16LV / South Korea:15 / Sweden:15 / Switzerland:14 (canton of Geneva) / Switzerland:14 (canton of Vaud) / Taiwan:R-12 / UK:12A (original rating) / UK:15 (re-rating on appeal) / USA:R (certificate #43414)

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