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Machete Kills

Released

Oct 11, 2013

Latest Home Video

Jan 21, 2014

MPAA Rating

R

Director

Robert Rodriguez

Cast

Danny Trejo
Jessica Alba
Mel Gibson
Alexa Vega
Lady Gaga

Studio

2013 Open Roads Films

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We do not have a full review for this movie because it is rated R in the US and we usually only review G, PG, and PG-13 movies. However we do have details about the content you can expect to see in this movie in the "Content Details" section below.

Synopsis

In this sequel to Machete, the assassin again has reason to kill when he is asked by the US government to take out an arms dealer in Mexico.

Content Details

Why Is Machete Kills Rated R?

Machete Kills is rated R for strong bloody violence throughout, language and some sexual content.

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Machete Kills...

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

Violence:

- Frequent scenes of explicit violence.

- Pervasive hand-to-hand, weapons and gun violence, with blood, gore and detailed wounds.

- Depictions of shooting, fighting, decapitation, burning and disembowelment.

- Depiction of torture.

- Violent acts shown in a realistic manner with detail, blood and tissue damage.

- Detailed disturbing scenes.

- Frequent horror and gory/grotesque images.

- Some scenes may frighten children.

Sexual Content:

- Sexual language, references and innuendo.

- Buttocks nudity in a non-sexual context.

- Sexually suggestive scene.

- Implied sexual activity.

- Crude content.

Language:

Approximately 85 instances of coarse language, including:

- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, some in an aggressive or sexual context.

- Frequent use of scatological slang, cursing and vulgar expressions.

- Infrequent use of ethno-cultural slurs and crude sexual language.

Alcohol and Drug Use>

- References to drugs, alcohol and/or tobacco.

- Tobacco use.

Home Video Viewing Alternatives

Here are some ideas for home video titles that are related to Machete Kills.

Although Robert Rodriguez is better known for making violent action films, he also wrote and directed the Spy Kids franchise. Alexa Vega, who appears in this movie, starred in that series (Spy Kids, Spy Kids 2 - Island of Lost Dreams and Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over). And Danny Trejo, who plays the title role as the hired assassin, can be seen as Uncle Machete in Spy Kids 4: All the Time in the World. Jessica Alba stars in both Machete Kills and Spy Kids 4 too.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

BC
SK
14A Frequent Violence, Coarse Language
AB 18A Gory Violence, Crude Coarse Language.
MB 18A Brutal Violence, Disturbing Content.
ON 14A Coarse Language, Gory Scenes, Graphic Violence.
QC 13+ Violence, Vulgar Language.
NB
NS
NL
PE
18A

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Details on home video releases of Machete Kills...

Machete kills releases to home video on January 21, 2014.

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