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  • Language/Profanity:  Lord’s name taken in vain; foul language.
  • Drugs/Alcohol:  Frequent alcohol consumption early in the film; reference to Stark being drunk during a conference.
  • Sex/Nudity:  Stark is said to have slept with all 12 Maxim cover girls during a year; he flirts with women while gambling and beds a reporter; the woman wakes up the next day, covered by a sheet; a joke about a “lovely lady” who was actually a man.
  • Gambling:  Stark gambles heavily.
  • Violence:  Gunfire; bombs; a car bomb; blood soaks through a bulletproof vest and onto a shirt; victims of gunfire and car bombing are shown; a man performs surgery on himself; a prisoner is tortured and threatened with being burned; experiments gone awry end with Stark thrown against a wall and otherwise abused; a man is threatened in front of his children; a device renders people motionless for 15 minutes.