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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

7/10

Within the first five minutes, there is full frontal (and back) female nudity. This scene involves a woman being rescued from a house with her nipples, breasts and buttocks exposed. Side views of her public region are shown but her genitals are not exposed.

A man is shown staring at a woman's butt

A woman straddles a man, sex is implied

A woman is in the shower and you can see the side of her breasts and butt.

After Machete breaks into a mansion, a mother and daughter record themselves naked in a pool. Breasts are shown. It is implied that Machete has a threesome with them.

A mother and daughter are laying naked in a car breasts are shown.

Lady in a pool in the background. Her breasts are shown briefly.



Violence & Gore

10/10

All the violence in this film is very bloody, brutal and graphic, but often highly unrealistic and comic.

Many people are shown being stabbed, shot, dismembered, and decapitated.

Four men are decapitated with one swing of a blade in a single shot.

A man has his arm cut off, then his head which is then sliced in half.

A man is stabbed through his torso.

A man is stabbed through his head.

A naked woman is shot.

A man witnesses his wife shown being decapitated.

A man's arm is broken on a pipe. Blood is shown.

People are stabbed with surgical knives.

A man is stabbed in the stomach followed by his intestines being used as a rope.

A flying knife appears and stabs a man in the head. Blood is shown from the blade.

A man is stabbed in the face.

A man is stabbed in the neck.

A man's face is stabbed with a butcher knife.

A flying deceased body flies onto the top of a car. The woman screams in horror.

A man is choked to death. You see his eyeballs roll into the back of his head.

A man is injured with a weed wacker.

A man's eye is gouged out with a heel.

A person gets hit by a thrown, broken piece of glass into their face and another's neck.

People are shot in the head with a shotgun. There heads then explode and blood splatters.

A man is hung on a cross and then dies when he has nails inserted into his hands. This scene is very bloody.

A person is shot in the eye.

A man is stabbed by a machete in his stomach but shoves it even further through his body. A brief shot of his intestines are shown.

Profanity

7/10

Uses of f*** and s*** as well as other mild profanities and vulgar anatomical terms.

38 F words.

5/10

A couple characters are shown drinking alcohol mostly tequila.

Several characters are shown smoking cigarettes.

Joints are shown for a brief moment.

A meth lab is shown.

6/10

The violence is very brutal and bloody, but it's all done in a lighthearted manner.

Total - 34/50

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MPAA:
Rated R for strong bloody violence throughout, language, some sexual content and nudity
Certification:
Argentina:16 / Australia:MA / Brazil:18 / Canada:18A (Alberta/British Columbia/Manitoba/Ontario) / Canada:13+ (Quebec) / Chile:14 / Finland:K-18 / France:12 / Germany:18 / Ireland:18 / Italy:VM14 / Japan:R18+ / Japan:R15+ (edited for DVD) / Malaysia:18 / Netherlands:16 / New Zealand:R18 / Norway:18 / Peru:14 / Portugal:M/16 / Singapore:R21 / South Africa:18LNPS (DVD rating) / South Africa:16LV (theatrical rating) / South Korea:18 / Spain:16 / Sweden:15 / Turkey:18+ / UK:18 / USA:R (certificate #46260)

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