|Video Release:||12 Nov 2012|
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Why Is Savages Rated R?
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Graphic portrayals of torture and brutality.
- Frequent, visually explicit portrayals of violence.
- Explicit depiction of shooting.
- Depictions of beating, stabbing, shooting, burning, whipping and explosion.
- Sexual violence.
- Detailed gory and grotesque images including blood and detailed wounds.
- Frequent upsetting and disturbing scenes.
- Sexual references and innuendo.
- Buttocks nudity seen in sexual situations.
- Breast nudity seen in a non-sexual context.
- Implied sexual activity.
- Simulated sexual activity.
- Crude content.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Approximately 139 instances of coarse language.
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in a sexual or aggressive contexts.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang.
- Ethno-cultural slurs.
Drugs and Alcohol:
- Detailed and graphic portrayals of alcohol and substance abuse.
- Ten scenes of drug use involving marijuana and cocaine.
- Tobacco use.