Vampire in Brooklyn

 
 

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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

Eddie Murphy is a vampire in Brooklyn searching for a lost female vampire to be his mate.

SEX/NUDITY 3 - Passionate kissing, moans coming from a bedroom when two people are presumably having sex, some sexual references. A man and woman kiss while she rips off his shirt and he tugs at her blouse.

VIOLENCE/GORE 8 - A man is seen rotting throughout the film; body parts fall off making squishy noises. A few minor explosions and a few scenes of people being chased and beaten up. A woman is almost hit by a car and is bitten by a cobra. A vampire is shown sucking people's necks (with some blood). A man eats a cockroach -- slowly. We see the corpses of many people with pale, bloody faces and slashed throats. A vampire causes a dog to fly many feet to its death into water; also he shoots and kills a lunging cat. A man's heart is pulled out of his chest and we see a close-up of it. A man is shot many times. A man kills another man but we only see body parts flying and hear squishy noises. A woman is found hanging and there is blood around her neck. Another woman is killed and we see blood and slashing. A vampire has a stake driven through his stomach, and then his heart. He eventually sort of melts.

PROFANITY 8 - 20+ F-words, many scatological references, many mild obscenities, a couple of anatomical references, some racial epithets. [profanity glossary]

DISCUSSION TOPICS - Vampires, insanity, loneliness, sacrifice.

MESSAGE - Don't give in to your dark side.

Special Keywords: S3 - V8 - P8 - MPAAR

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