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Many women are suggested to be raped by a man throughout the movie.

A man's rear end is partially shown as he holds the body of a partially naked girl. Nudity is obscured.

A man has flashback to being sexually assaulted by another man.

A man forces a teenager to engage in sexual acts with his own mother.

A man tells a teenager several times that he "needs to get laid" and has to "taste a woman".

A scared girl offers to have sex with a boy. He touches and caresses her but not violently.

A man suggests an uptight woman has given oral sex before.


A man punches a woman in the face to knock her out. This is shown from a distance.

A woman is dragged out of a car and pinned to the ground. A man drags her into the house leaving her son to watch from the car.

A man throws rocks at a boy and knocks him out.

A boy is chained to a cot and is forced to do house work.

Several women are shown beaten and being dragged through a house and into a basement.

A man throws a knife through the back of a girl's head.

A man slits the throat of a woman. This originally got the movie an NC-17.

A man grabs a boy by his hair and shoves him around.

A man grabs a boy and puts a knife in his hand. He forces him to stab at a book.

A girl is heard kicking and yelling inside the trunk of a car.

A man pins a girl to the ground and holds a knife to her face.

A boy stabs a girl in the stomach.

A boy, covered in blood, washes himself in the bath tub.

A man punches a boy in the head and knocks him out.

A man is stabbed through the head.

A woman pushes a man who's attacking a boy. The man pins the woman to the ground.

A man is smashed in the head with a blunt object and killed.

5/10 Strong use of the f word. A man also refers to women as "sluts" and "whores".


A man drinks beer and offers some to a teenager.

A woman smokes

10/10 This movie depicts very strong violence, graphic rape, incest, profanity, and gore. Many of them involving a teenager. Most of the scenes are very intense and frightening.

Rated R for disturbing and sadistic violent content including bloody killings and rape, and for language and sexuality (edited version)

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