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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 catch a criminal and pin him to the ground and they air hump over him and make crude references.

Brief threesome is walked in on during a party.

A man tries to make his friend puke by saying think of your grandmas vagina and there is a penis going into it.

One man tells his friend to act like he is sucking his penis so the drug dealers dont see them. The other man puts his head down. Crude but nothing happens.

Some crude talk about fingering masturbation and sex in general.

A lot of crude sexual references.

A man gets shot in the groin and his penis is severed from his body. His penis is seen bloodied and on the ground. The man who was shot tries to pick up his severed penis with his mouth. (see: Violence & Gore)

In the ending credits montage, there is a brief scene of a man and woman having clothed sex. Thrusting can be seen.

Violence & Gore


A shootout in a hotel room involves a biker, a teacher, and two police officers: One of the police officers is suddenly shot in the elbow by the teacher. The teacher pushes the biker out of the way and goes outside to steal his motorbike. The other police officer follows him and off-screen, the teacher is shot by the policeman.

A man gets shot in the groin and his penis is severed from his body. His penis is seen bloodied and on the ground.

A biker is shot with a taser gun.

A teenager punches another teenager in the face causing him to get a bleeding nose.

Various characters get guns pointed at their heads.

Some blood is shed, throughout.

Some fighting throughout.

A cop rejoices after arresting and shooting people



47 uses of 'fuck'

2 uses of 'Dick.'

7 uses of 'shit.'

5 uses of 'asshole.'

Very crude language is used occasionally.

If you watch the FX or FXX version, no f-words or s-words are used.


We see a group of men smoking cigars.

Jenko gives James a bag of crystal meth but James puts it in the trash can.


The hotel scene is intense.

A man is shown vomiting.

If you watch the FX or FXX version, things are heavily toned down.

Overall: 31/50. Appropriate for teens that are 13/14 years old. Rated R for crude and sexual content, pervasive language, drug material teen drinking and some violence.

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Rated R for crude and sexual content, pervasive language, drug material, teen drinking and some violence

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