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Parents Guide for
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Some moderate references here and there

Men are seen completely topless on multiple occasions.

A dildo is seen.

In one scene, full nudity of many people is seen in brief detail.


A soldier hits a toddler with a car on accident.

Quite a lot of gun fights with blood shown.

A man is shown cutting up a woman's body, the axe is shown going through the neck and the rest is off screen.

A man's arm is cut off. The cutting isn't shown, but the arm falling down on the floor is shown.

A mans' chopped-off head is shown on a table

A man's severed head is run over by a bulldozer.

A man shoots himself in the head and jumps in front of a subway train causing his arm to rip off.

A man throws up blood on 3 occasions.

Some other scenes of blood and gore.


Some use of 'fuck'.

One use of 'cunt'.

One use of 'nigger'

Some use of milder language.

several uses of p***y.


Casual drinking.

A man is seen smoking.

References to drugs.

Snorting of cocaine is seen twice.


No frighting scenes, but many scenes are intense and potentially upsetting.

It starts of as a horror-comedy but becomes very dark and depressing in the second half.

Total - 26/50

Rated R for strong bloody violence, pervasive language, some drug use, sexual content and graphic nudity

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