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Sex & Nudity

  • One brief scene of rape in episode one, and one scene of attempted rape in episode five
  • Scene of a molestation.
  • Episode 3 has a painting with a naked breast.
  • We see men pinning Grace to the ground while she mentions they took "liberties"; Grace's father kisses her in an unfatherly way before she runs away. There's a brief glimpse of buttocks as someone uses a chamber pot on a ship.

Violence & Gore

  • Scene of a bloody leg detached from a corpse. Recurring scenes throughout several episodes of a woman being pushed down the stairs and strangled. One scene of a man getting shot in the chest.
  • Scenes of psychological torture and whipping women
  • A chickens head is cut off, it is shown with blood


  • Grace is frequently called names: "whore," "filthy slut," "ugly whore."

Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking

  • Grace's father is an alcoholic who blames drinking for his misdeeds.

Frightening & Intense Scenes


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Sex & Nudity

  • At the end of season 1 there is a brief sex scene. Also, there is a fast scene of a man's rear, also a scene where the Father kisses Grace twice.

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • Episode 2 a woman is getting an abortion, nothing is shown but she is heard screaming. She's visibly in a lot of pain after. She dies through the night and blood is shown on the bedsheets.

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