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CAUTIONS:

  • Language/Profanity:  Lord's name taken in vain; multiple obscenities, including several uses of the "f" word; an inmate discusses his violent sexual encounters; racial epithet.

  • Smoking/Drinking/Drugs:  Liquor and cigars are offered and consumed; more smoking at several points throughout the film; wife asks Teddy if he's ever sober; drug treatments are contrasted favorably to earlier methods of treating the mentally disturbed; an alleged conspiracy involving drug shipments; pipe smoking.

  • Sex/Nudity:  Naked woman in a painting; men shower and wrap towels around themselves, but nothing below the waist is shown; later, male frontal and rear nudity is briefly seen; a man urinates in public, but is photographed from behind, so nothing is visible; kissing.

  • Violence/Crime:  Images of bleeding, disfigured soldier; bodies piled in death camp; in an imagined scene, blood runs through Teddy's laced fingers; an inmate tells of cutting a woman and making her scream; a woman is covered in blood, with dead children at her feet; extended shots of drowned children.

  • Religion:  A discussion about whether Teddy believes in God; a man says he thought God gave us moral order; a man says God gave us violence to wage war in His honor.