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Crude Language: Many (10) times moderate (b-stard 1, t-ts 1); strong (-ss 8)
Obscene Language: Many (100+) times moderate (p-ss 3); strong (f-word 90+, s-word 10+, c-ck 1, c-nt 8)
Profanity: Several (5) times strong (J 2, C 2, JC 1)
Violence: Many mild (two brothers shove and grab forcefully at one another during a heated argument, wife slaps angrily at a man who has just caused severe injury to her husband); moderate (gang violence is portrayed in many scenes; gang members punch, kick, stomp and beat one another mercilessly in alleyways and bars; gang leader attacks innocent patrons in a restaurant by slamming the husbands head into the table repeatedly while screaming obscenities at the wife; during another gang fight, a 12-year-old boy is crushed under a pile of fighting men; a man tries to break into a car to attack a woman and her baby; man is stabbed by broken bottle in the neck causing blood to spurt out onto the attacker and victim; in a final battle between two opposing gangs, men are beaten about the head and body with fists, feet and pipes causing extreme blood loss and broken bones; older man beats a younger man in the head and face repeatedly until he finally dies)
Sex: Few mild (kissing and embracing between husband and wife)
Sexual Dialogue/Gesture: Few moderate (man questions two gang members sexuality through a crude joke, man uses hand gesture to simulate self-gratification)
Drugs: Several mild (implied that cigarette smoking relieves stress during intense moments); moderate (several scenes of mass drunkenness by gang members in a bar, man drowns his sorrows in a bottle of liquor then passes out on park bench); strong (man shown snorting cocaine in a bathroom stall)
Other: Participation in the gang and its subsequent violence is portrayed as being honorable and loyal and is considered as having your friends back; violent actions of some gang members are seen as noble and offer the men legend-like reputations in their community; authorities seem to have no effect or presence, and there are no legal consequences for the actions of these gangs; natural consequences for actions are death, extreme injury and alienation from particular family members and friends
Running Time: 109 minutes
Intended Audience: Adults
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