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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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The house has a large sculpture of a penis which can be seen in the background of several scenes.

There's a giant demon seen naked. We see it's huge genitalia clearly for several times. It then rapes johnah hill, offscreen

An extended, though non graphic, discussion by the male characters about which one of them is most likely to rape Emma Watson.

Two women are seen kneeling in front of and behind Michael Cera (we see his butt). Seth talks about how much he wants to see Michael's anus and how adorable it must look. Prior to this, another woman states outright that she intends to have sex with Cera before the party is over.

Seth talks about how the kids at school used to hold him down and "titty-fuck" him. Later, a man offers to titty fuck them in exchange for shelter.

Seth, Jay, and Jonah lay together on a couch, discussing different positions to sleep in to avoid sexual arousal ("dick to butt", "butt to butt").

Michael Cera slaps Rihanna's butt.

James Franco and Danny McBride have an extended argument over who can make the bigger ejaculate mass while masturbating after Franco finds Danny's semen in a porno magazine. This scene goes on for about 3 minutes and is meant to be over the top as they start talking about cumming on each other.

Danny McBride speculates that James Franco "sucked some dick last night" and that another character probably watched and "jerked off a little".

Danny McBride has a man who he has turned into his sex slave. The man is dressed in a bondage style getup complete with face mask and leash. At one point McBride has to order the man to stop touching his crotch. He then talks about how he has sex with the man and how easy it is to peer rate his anus.

The main characters sing a humorous song asking women to "take your panties off".

When showing the porno magazine you can see barely noticeable pictures of females. Only breasts are shown and very briefly.


Most in a funny or comical fashion

A machine falls on top of a cashier, killing her instantly.

A massive earthquake then opens up the ground near a mansion where a large party is taking place, creating a portal to what is presumably hell. Dozens of party goers walk outside and are sucked into the crater. One person grabs onto the foot of someone who is on land, and the man then kicks him down. A bloody, severed leg is visible. A woman's head is accidentally crushed by a fleeing party goer, with blood briefly shown spurting.

Another person is impaled by a lamp-post, with massive amounts of blood spurting from his chest as he expresses bewilderment. Very graphic and gory.

A man is raped by a demon (off-screen) and becomes possessed, attacking his friends with his new found supernatural strength before being subdued and tied to a bed. A man attempts to perform an exorcism on him, the demonic spirit mocks the exorcist but he begins convulsing eventually. He is ultimately burned to death after a fallen candle triggers a massive fire within a mansion.

A man attempting to break into a house is beheaded by a demon, his head falls through a hole in the barricade and the resultant bloody mess causes the occupants to unintentionally kick his around like a soccer ball. Very graphic and gory.

A massively endowed demon about as tall as a skyscraper has his penis severed by a beam of blue light. Magma spills from his body.

A man is eaten alive by the gang of cannibals. Blood is seen spurting in the distance and his severed nose is briefly seen.

A man is struck in the nose by an axe handle due to a misunderstanding.

A discussion is mistaken to be a discussion about possibly raping a female character, and the female character threatens the others with an axe.


The F-word is heard 200 times (both sexually and as an insult). Shit is said about 100 times. 1 use of cunt. Uses of body terms such as ass (hole) dick, cunt, prick, cock, taint, twat, butt - insults using words like bitch, and bastard. Many religious profanities too like Holy shit, Jesus, goddamn, damn, hell, Christ, which could be offensive to some religious people, plus a short scene to why saying Jesus fucking Christ is bad.


Seth and Jay hang out together and smoke a large amount of marijuana. Seth even spells Jay's name out in joints.

Party goers are seen smoking pot and in a long shot a woman can be seen lighting a pipe.

Shrooms, marijuana, cocaine, and ecstasy are among the rations for the house.

The group gets high on ecstasy and has duels with lamp stands.

Michael Cera, who is always high on cocaine in his scenes, snorts a large amount of cocaine off a table in James Franco's house. He also blows a handful of the drug into the face of another man, who freaks out, having never taken coke before.

Jay Baruchel unknowingly drinks a full can of ecstasy.

Regular tobacco smoking is prevalent and at one point Jay leaves the party to buy smokes.

In Heaven, Craig explains that marijuana is smoked liberally, and we see several characters there with joints.


Numerous scenes depicting the remnants of an apocalyptic wasteland. The outside world is shown engulfed in flames, and during the first half of the film, the sounds of screams and heavy gunfire are heard in the background.

The demons in the film could be unsettling or scary to some.

Some scenes have jump-scares.

Total - 39/50

The rating should be Rated R for Strong, Non-stop Language throughout, Strong crude and sexual content, drug use throughout and horror violence

It is.... Rated R for strong crude and sexual content throughout, some graphic nudity, pervasive language, drug use, and horror violence.


Rated R for crude and sexual content throughout, brief graphic nudity, pervasive language, drug use and some violence

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