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What We Do In the Shadows

It sucks, but even if you are a vampire, you still need to do life's everyday chores.

The life of an immortal vampire may sound glamorous, but for four such beings (Jemaine Clement, Taika Waititi, Jonathan Brugh, Ben Fransham), there are still lots of boring, everyday responsibilities that need to be attended to -- and roommate issues to be contended with.

Why is What We Do In the Shadows rated R? The MPAA rated What We Do In the Shadows R for bloody violent content, some sexual material and language.

What We Do In the Shadows
Rating & Content Info

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Why is What We Do In the Shadows rated R? What We Do In the Shadows is rated R by the MPAA for bloody violent content, some sexual material and language.

This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:

Violence:
- Frequent fantasy and comedic horror.
- Frequent explicit violence.
- Several depictions of fighting, beating, and impalement.
- Occasional gory and grotesque images.
- Violent acts shown in a realistic manner, with detail, blood and tissue damage.

Sexual Content:
- Nudity in a non-sexual context.
- Three instances of sexual language.
- Sexual references and innuendo.

Language:
Approximately 34 instances of coarse language, including:
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive, once is a sexual context.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang and vulgar expressions.
- Limited use of slurs.

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What We Do In the Shadows
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence, Coarse Language.
Alberta 14A Coarse Language, Violence.
Manitoba 14A Violence, Gory Scenes, Coarse Language.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Graphic Violence.
Quebec 13+
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video 14A

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Cast and Crew

What We Do In the Shadows is directed by Jemaine Clement | Taika Waititi and stars Jemaine Clement, Taika Waititi, Jonathan Brugh, Cori Gonzalez-Macuer.

More About the Movie:
Jemaine Clement is also known for his work (singing, acting and writing) in Flight of the Concords.

From the Studio:
Follow the lives of Viago (Taika Waititi), Deacon (Jonathan Brugh), and Vladislav (Jemaine Clement) - three flatmates who are just trying to get by and overcome life's obstacles-like being immortal vampires who must feast on human blood. Hundreds of years old, the vampires are finding that beyond sunlight catastrophes, hitting the main artery, and not being able to get a sense of their wardrobe without a reflection-modern society has them struggling with the mundane like paying rent, keeping up with the chore wheel, trying to get into nightclubs, and overcoming flatmate conflicts. Written by Production

Home Video

The most recent home video release of What We Do In the Shadows movie is July 21, 2015. Here are some details…

What We Do in the Shadows released to home video on 21 July, 2015.

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