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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


Mark Hoffman's sister's corpse is shown at the crime scene.. she's wearing cleavage and undies

Brit (Julie Benz) falls down and some cleavage is shown

Violence & Gore


Third goriest in the series.

A man is cut in half by a pendulum. Lots of gore and blood.

A person is decapitated, the corpse and head are shown detached in a pool of blood.

In a flashback, a puppet explodes into a woman's face, she's then shown with bruises as she is transported for medical care

In a flashback Eric Matthews's head is blown to bits by crushing ice blocks.

In a flashback, Daniel Rigg shoots Art Blank in the head.

A man has his head encased in a glass box which fills with water. He stabs himself in the throat in order to breathe.

A corpse is put in a bathtub, where it's attached to electrical wires, we see the corpse thrash and jerk as it's being electrocuted.

A person dies in an explosion. The aftermath is shown, with the remains of the body such as severed limbs and insides all over the floor.

Two men fight.

A person is crushed by two walls closing on him. One of his arms breaks graphically.



44 F-words, about 20 uses of ''Shit'', other profanities such as ''Bitch'', ''Bastard'', ''Prick'', ''Dick'', ''Pussy'', ''Cocksucker'', and ''Cunt''.


A man drinks.

A woman prepares to smoke.


Very intense.

Agent Strahm's death scene is very narrow and disturbing, can cause viewers to cringe.

Overall suspense is present with this film, very unsettling.

Total - 32/50

Page last updated by Saturn_24, 6 months ago
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Rated R for sequences of grisly bloody violence and torture, language and brief nudity
Argentina:16 / Australia:MA / Australia:R (DVD) / Australia:R (director's cut) / Austria:16 / Belgium:KNT / Brazil:18 / Canada:18A / Canada:16+ (Quebec) / Canada:18+ (TV rating) / Finland:K-18 (self applied) / France:-16 / Germany:Not Rated (SPIO/JK) (uncut) (DVD release) / Germany:Not Rated (SPIO/JK) (unrated version) (uncut) / Germany:18 (cut) (DVD release) / Germany:18 (uncut) (theatrical release) / Hong Kong:III / Iceland:18 / Ireland:16 / Ireland:18 (DVD rating) / Italy:VM14 / Japan:R-15 / Malaysia:(Banned) / Netherlands:16 / New Zealand:R18 / Norway:18 / Philippines:R-18 (MTRCB) / Portugal:M/18 / Russia:18+ / Singapore:R21 / South Africa:16LV / South Korea:18 / Spain:18 / Sweden:15 / Switzerland:18 (canton of Geneva) / Switzerland:18 (canton of Vaud) / UK:18 / USA:R (certificate #44624) / USA:Unrated (director's cut) / USA:NC-17 (original rating)

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