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MPAA Rated R for pervasive sexual material, drug content, language and nudity

Sex & Nudity

  • Brief male full frontal nudity and male full rear nudity is seen. Other than that male nudity is rare.
  • There's a lengthy striptease sequence featuring a woman in a thong.
  • Most nudity is provided by extras, and features topless women wearing thongs; you see them in the background of some scenes because they take place in a strip club.
  • A woman tells a story about being tricked into sexually pleasing a customer, and being traumatized by it
  • One brief flash of male genitalia. There is no female genitalia or female full frontal nudity in this film, despite the numerous times female nudity is presented.
  • A woman states she's horny after she dances.
  • Graphic full frontal male nudity again, minimal female nudity limited to brief topless scenes.

Violence & Gore

  • Corner of man's head has blood, which gets on a character's bare abdomen and a large portion of her white top. Stains are seen in multiple scenes.
  • Characters struggle and fight over a phone, and continue struggling on the floor.
  • A character shoves and then grabs and shakes another while verbally abusing her.


  • Strong language, including frequent uses of "fuck", "shit", and "bitch", among other profanities.

Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking

  • Frequent portrayals of tobacco and alcohol use in a recreational context, and some portrayals of illegal substance manufacturing and use.
  • Cocaine use makes a frequent appearance
  • A big chunk of the plot involves the manufacturing and weaponization of hardcore hallucinogenic drugs.

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • A brief sequence of a domestic argument that heavily frightens a young child. The screaming may be unsettling for a brief moment.
  • A woman vomit in car. Same woman vomits in her apartment. Again, woman vomits while at the club. Still, the same woman vomits when arrested.


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

Sex & Nudity

  • There's a scene with women in form fitting attire who dance for each other and openly talk about techniques and sex.
  • In the changing room sequences the girls are very 'hand-sy' with each other, sexual language is used as well as the appearance of a vibrator sex toy.
  • The supporting cast have a montage dedicated to them. All scantily clad and performing.
  • A scene where a man sees the girls perform, suggestively dancing with each other.
  • Many scenes of the girls ogling each other's bodies, remarking on curves etc. There's a scene where champagne is poured over each other in a celebratory fashion, symbolic of ejaculation.
  • Through the credits the cast dance, the final shot is of Usher performing. A woman straddles the RnB star as others dance before it fades to black.

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