Assassins

 
 

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Unlike the MPAA we do not assign one inscrutable rating based on age, but 3 objective ratings for SEX/NUDITY, VIOLENCE/GORE and PROFANITY on a scale of 0 to 10, from lowest to highest, depending on quantity and context.

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Sex & Nudity
Violence & Gore
Profanity
1 to 10

MPAA Rating: R

Sylvester Stallone and Antonio Banderas star as two feuding hitmen, with Julianne Moore caught in the middle of the power struggle.

SEX/NUDITY 1 - A kiss and a couple of hugs; a man is in a bathtub exposing his bare chest.

VIOLENCE/GORE 6 - A man is shot from the back (we hear but don't see). A man is shot many times in the chest (we see the bullets enter and blood), and pandemonium breaks out with screaming, yelling and shooting. A man dislocates his thumb to escape from handcuffs and breaks a police officer's neck. Police cars collide killing the officers (after two officers are shot through the windshield), a few scenes of reckless driving with cars chasing each other and a couple explosions. A man falls out of a window and later we see deep bloody wounds on his body. A man shoots a roomful of people and there is some blood in the room afterward; we see some bloody wounds. A woman is threatened with a gun.

PROFANITY 7 - About 35 F-words, some scatological references, and many mild obscenities. [profanity glossary]

DISCUSSION TOPICS - Assassins and contract killings, espionage.

MESSAGE - You can't put a price on your own peace of mind.

Special Keywords: S1 - V6 - P7 - MPAAR

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