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Many (8) times – mild (hell 2, damn 1); strong (-ss 3, b-tch 2)
Obscene Language: Many (35) times – mild (pee 1); moderate (s-ck 1); strong (f-word 21, s-word 9, BS 1, d-ck 2)
Profanity: Many (12) times – moderate (MG 1, OG 1); strong (GD 2, J 6, JC 1, swear to J 1)
Violence: Many times – mild (car crashes into a bridge rail and hangs off the edge, something crashes through window to grab man, man is hit in the throat with crowbar and blood gushes out, hand-to-hand fighting and struggling between man and woman); moderate (snakes bite man repeatedly, fighting and hitting man in self-defense, stabbing of boy in the head with an ice pick, strangulation of several characters with chains, impaling characters on tree branches and with crowbar, stabbing man in the leg repeatedly, multiple gunshots into a man’s chest and back, man rips side of house off its foundation with a tow truck and crushes girl underneath a car); strong (dead cadavers shown with gashes in neck, gaping holes in torsos and gratuitous blood; man puts finger in gaping chest wound and uses blood to draw a snake on the dead man’s forehead; girl hangs dead from ceiling with blood dripping down to the floor; girl is sandblasted to death; monster-like man with eyes in his skin and scary fanglike teeth; boys leg is stabbed with crowbar; boys arm is ripped off his body, and the blood is used to paint the house window; boy’s face is slashed; man is caught on fire; man slashes girl’s neck; truck crashes into person and dismembers him in the gory process, and guts, blood and snakes come out of the body)
Sex: Few times – mild (guy and girl kissing while swimming in a river)
Nudity: Few times – mild (girl shows a boy her leather bra, girls in two-piece swimwear, males with shirts off)
Sexual Dialogue/Gesture: Few times – mild (guy/girl flirting)
Drugs: Few times – mild (drinking of beer by adults); moderate (high-school seniors get drunk and drive drunk)
Other: Appropriate use of “thank God” and “God help us,” voodoo ceremonies performed, making of a voodoo doll, explanation of Creole voodoo beliefs, house with voodoo charms throughout it is the only safe place for those whose lives are in danger, girl steals money from a gas-station cash register, girl shoplifts a leather bra
Running Time: 87 minutes
Intended Audience: Adults
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