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MPAA Rated R for language including some sexual references

Sex & Nudity

  • Two characters sleep together near the beginning of the movie (they're shown in bed, but not during). They talk about how they had sex and one of the characters suggests they have sex again
  • A woman makes a reference to hand jobs
  • Jokes and references to sex are sprinkled throughout the movie

Violence & Gore


  • 61 uses of f*ck in its various forms. Sh*t is used a few times

Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking

  • Characters drink at various points in the movie

Frightening & Intense Scenes


The Parents Guide items below may give away important plot points.

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • The second act of the movie may be distressing for some viewers, as it involves a major character being sick and the threat of death being presented to her
  • Death of a close friend / family matter is the overarching theme of the movie and may be intense for younger viewers.

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