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Parents Guide for
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8/10 SHOWTIME rated TV-MA for sexual content and nudity.

S1 Ep1

Graphic sex, male and female partial nudity.(topless)

a couple has sex with the woman. Her breasts are shown. Their sex ends up being adulterous although at the time both thought her husband was dead.

A woman changes clothes, exposing her undergarments and washes between her legs.

A woman wears a negligee and kisses her husband, trying to engage him in sex. At he throws her on the bed and has violent sex with her, leaving her scared and crying afterwards. We can see his bare buttocks from a side view.

Man is tortured naked. We see his buttocks from a distance.

A woman presses up against a male friend and coworker, making a clumsy attempt to seduce him. He rebuffs her.

A woman picks up a stranger at a bar, intending to have sex with him, but gets distracted by work.Jessica Brody has sex with Mike Faber. The camera does not linger, but her breasts and rear are visible. Explicit movement occurs mostly off-screen, but Jessica is clearly moving up and down on top of Mike. She believes her husband is dead so this act can be seen as unintentional adultery. Afterwards, Jessica appears in a bra as she gets dressed.

Carrie witnesses Jessica and Nicholas Brody preparing for sex. Jessica is shown wearing a slightly suggestive nightgown revealing significant cleavage. They begin kissing and groping each other while clothed. Carrie continues watching as they begin undressing each other. Brody pushes his wife onto the bed and thrusts violently into her. Only his rear and side nudity on Brody is visible.

Carrie changes her outfit several times and is shown in a bra.

S1 Ep2

A woman is shown topless in scant underwear being interviewed for a position in a harem. The woman is asked her questions about what types of sexual contact she would be open to and has her barely clothed crotch felt to see if she has waxed or not.

S1 Ep3

The episode begins with a sex scene between a man and his mistress, the woman who runs his harem. They are shown in bed naked as he thrusts into her from behind and gropes her bare breasts.

They both get out of bed and dress in robes, but the man returns and slips the woman's robe open revealing most of her breasts and puts a necklace around her neck. They kiss and sex is implied.

Jessica Brody kneels topless in front of Nicholas in preparation for sex, but he masturbates instead.

S1 Ep6

Carrie and Nicholas Brody have sex in a car. Thrusting is shown as well as the character's underwear being pulled down.

S1 Ep7

Carrie and Brody have sex. Nicholas has his shirt off, while Carrie has lingerie on. The entire episode involves the two's affair.

S1 Ep8

Characters are shown undressing and partially nude while taking a bath.

S1 Ep9

A gay bathhouse is shown with nudity. A sex scene is shown on camera with partial nudity.

S 1 Ep 11

A man and a woman have sex, her breasts are shown during this.

S2 Ep 7

Male rear nudity is shown as he is wearing a hospital gown.

S2 Ep 8

A couple is shown having sex together, breasts are shown.

S2 Ep 9

A woman is shown topless getting in to bed with a man and they are shown having sex. S2 Ep 12 A man's bare chest is shown.

Affairs are very reccurent and sometimes graphic.

S3 Ep 1

A man and a woman have sex, thrusting is shown and her bare breasts. A woman is also seen taking a topless selfie.

S3 Ep 2

A young couple is shown having sex, partial nudity is shown.

S3 Ep3

A man is shown raising his pants as a topless woman stands up in front of him, her bare breasts are shown.

S3 Ep 5

A couple is shown undressing down to their underwear.

S3 Ep8

Partial nudity in a shower scene.

S4 Ep 2

A man and a woman have sex, she is only wearing a bra.

S4 Ep3

Female partial nudity shown in a shower scene.

S4 Ep5

Sex scene is shown with topless nudity.

S4 Ep 7

A man and woman have sex behind a thin screen, thrusting and moaning and nudity is shown.

S5 Ep1

A character works in a porn making shop where women are seen topless or in thongs making suggestive moves, dancing or having sex, live or on camera, many times throughout the season.

S5 E3

A sex scene is shown in a brothel with female nudity.

S5 Ep4

A porn studio is shown again with topless women shown having sex or dancing suggestively.

S5 Ep5

Towards the beginning there is a scene of a man going into a stripclub and multiple topless woman dancing. Then again a minute later on the screens in his office inside of a sex shop where women are seen topless or in thongs making suggestive moves and dancing on camera.

S5 Ep 6

A private club is shown with topless women dancing suggestively.

Some graphic violence, some blood spray but not a lot. One torture scene (mostly off screen)

Strong profanity such as "Jesus f**king Christ" is used sporadically.

Milder profanity such as "shit", "damn", and "hell" are commonly used.

Some characters drink. Some drink heavily, and then are shown going to a car to drive, or actually driving.

Some characters smoke.

The theme of terrorism might disturb some people as it is very realistic in nature.

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