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Contains strong sex references, nudity and sexual imagery

A girl talks about a sexual rumour she has heard in which a man and woman role-play.

We see a man sitting with his pants down masturbating (his penis isn't visible, the shot is from behind) and when he finishes, his semen is visible on the chunk of meat he'd been using to masturbate with.

Pornography plays on a TV in the background of a family's breakfast.

A girl tells another girl that 'nothing's going on in his head or in his pants.'

A woman is asked to kiss a man's foot whilst she gives him a foot massage to 'make him happy.'

A woman is forced to kiss a decapitated man's head.

A young man is given pornography as a Christmas present (magazine pictures are only slightly visible, briefly.)

A naked girl is very briefly seen covered in blood after being beaten (only the bare back is visible.)

A man wearing a dress and no underwear lifts it up to show a girl his penis (only his buttocks are visible to the camera.)

A woman derives sexual enjoyment from torturing people.

A boy is forced to masturbate while watching a frightened girl (the act isn't visible.)

A mentally disabled, semi-conscious girl lifts up her dress, anticipating sexual contact (there is none, no nudity seen.)

A semi-conscious nude man is maimed and hung in the family living room (his injured penis is visible.)

Contains strong bloody violence, torture and terrorisation

-A woman sees scars on another woman's arms.

-A man knocks a woman unconcious then injects her with something.

-A woman can't speak (presumably from the injections). She is then given another jab which sends her to sleep.

-A woman's back is pierced with metal hooks and has markings carved into her back. She is hanging by her wrists from the ceiling. {Graphic and close-up shots}

-A man grabs a woman by the throat.

-A woman cleans a woman's cuts.

-A woman cuts another woman's leg open.

-A young man holds a woman down whilst another woman injects her with a paralysing drug.

-A man drags a woman into a torture room. He shuts her in a suitcase and gets a younger man to hit the suitcase with a hammer. {Hard to watch}

-A woman suffocates a man with bubblewrap. The corpse is chopped up.

-A woman has made sausages out of a man's body parts. {Disturbing}

-A disabled woman has a fit whilst tied to a chair.

-A dead man is crucified on a wall. {Graphic and disturbing}

-A man spits in a woman's face.

-A woman bites a man which causes him to hit her on the head in retaliation.

-A man is stabbed.

-A woman is stabbed.

-A woman is slammed against a wall and stabbed in the stomach.

-A woman is hit in the head with an iron.

-A woman falls and twists her ankle whilst trying to escape.

-A woman fights against her captors. She stabs them both repeatedly. {Off-screen}

-A younger man strangles a disabled woman.

Contains infrequent strong language

Brief strong language. Usual mild profanities.

Contains alcohol consumption

A man drinks (and is drunk) on Christmas.

A man pours wine down a girl's throat.

A girl is repeatedly injected with a drug to stop speech throughout the movie.

Contains sustained threat and terrorisation

The entire movie is very unsettling and disturbing. The reason why the family are so mucked up and crazy is never answered.

The torture scenes are particularly graphic.

The escaping sequences are quite intense.

Suggested MPAA Rating : Rated R for psychological terror, strong torture violence, strong sexual and disturbing content and langage. Don't watch under 15-16 years.


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