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Sex & Nudity

  • A distorted and barely visible anal sex shown on TV reflected on polished surface. It lasts several seconds.
  • There are several very explicit scenes in slaughterhouse...
  • A woman is shown topless in bath, we see her bare breast.
  • A woman is moaning as she is having sex with a man. She is topless but it is hardly graphic as the scene is dark and it is shown through a reflection on a window.
  • A man and a woman are having sex. It is not graphic as we can only see their faces but we can tell that the man is thrusting.
  • A woman is shown sitting nude in a chair. Her breasts and body is visible from side view. While camera moves from top to bottom. No sexuality is implied.

Violence & Gore

  • The movie shows several meat-packing procedure at an abattoir in a very graphic way. There is a scene where a great amount of splashing blood is shown for at least a minute. In other scenes there is blood is shown as well, for example, the floor is covered in blood. This can be very sensitive for some viewers.
  • A cow is graphically shown getting killed by decapitation. Blood pours from its body as it's hung by meat hooks and its limbs are cut off by machinery. Its head is shown in gory detail.


  • Occasional usages of the word "f--k".

Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking

  • A 'mating powder' used for cows is stolen for personal use.
  • Several but mild scenes of characters either drinking beer or smoking cigarettes.

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • Graphic meat-packing procedures throughout the film, as a film takes place at an abattoir. A great amount of blood and on-screen animals' deaths.


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Violence & Gore

  • A woman is shown slitting her wrist. We see blood flow in water in a bath then later down the woman's legs and on the floor.

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • A woman attempts self harms in a bath tub. (See Violence & Gore)

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