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Fist Fight (2017)

Published in F
Wednesday, 22 February 2017 09:29
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  • Rating

    MA15+: Strong coarse language.

  • The pitch

    Strickland is history.

  • Starring

    Charlie Day, Ice Cube, Tracy Morgan, Jillian Bell, Dean Norris, Christina Hendricks, Kumail Nanjiani, Dennis Haysbert, JoAnna Garcia Swisher, Alexa Nisenson

  • Directed by

    Richie Keen

  • Running time

    91 minutes

  • Rated

    MA15+ (Australia), 15 (UK), R (USA)

  • VIOLENCE/GORE

    A flashback/speculation sequence shows people being shot, bludgeoned, beaten, begging for their lives, etc. People are kicked, punched, pushed, wrestled, dragged behind a horse, hit with objects, threatened, blackmailed, framed, pranked, sprayed with paint, slapped, shirt-grabbed, arrested, headbutted, strangled, stapled, stomped on, elbowed, flipped, slammed against objects, tackled, head-slammed, throat-grabbed, bitten, ear-grabbed, neck-grabbed, sprayed with fire extinguishing agent, slammed against a car windscreen. A woman makes several throat/face-slitting gestures. Teens watch a documentary about the Civil War where commentary mentions "lost a leg and an arm", "amputate his son's leg". Objects thrown, kicked, smashed, hacked up with an axe, knocked over, superglued together. A car runs over a scooter. Yelling, arguing. Terrorist attacks, he's going to kill me/kill him, cut him, gut you like a fish, I will rip your head off mentioned. Blood/gore: Bloody face, nose, cuts. Bruising. CPR, bloodbath mentioned.

  • SEX/NUDITY

    A TV monitor shows a half-naked female couple kissing. A teen boy is seen masturbating in a toilet cubicle while watching (implied) pornography in several scenes/says he ejaculates. A woman calls a meeting by saying she has been raped/is pregnant. Teachers often mention having sex with students/students' parents. A teacher is accused of watching a student masturbate. A teacher flirts with students. Several drawn images of genitals/breasts. Cleavage. Teenis mentioned.

  • VICES/DRUG USE

    A man smokes a joint. Drug deal. Drugs are planted in a colleague's bag. A stolen horse is said to be high on meth. A teacher says she regulary uses drugs/meth. Smoking (cigarette, joint). Molly, weed mentioned.

  • LANGUAGE

    F-words, s-words, a-words, b*tch, crap, p*ssed. A young girl sings a song with obscene lyrics. Slang for genitals. Name-calling (gross, pussy, sonofab*tch, light roast, snitches, Seabiscuit, pervert, shifty, coward, lunatic, nuts, stupid, monsters, animals, worm's meal, hothead, scary, bully, maniac, crazy, lame, loser, etc. Obscene finger gestures. Religious exclamations (hell no, Jesus Christ, oh my God, thank God, holy crap, goddamn, what the hell, etc). Jokes about underage sex/statutory rape, race, homophobia, menstruation.

  • THEMES

    Fighting, pranks, last day of school, teachers v students, job loss, counselling, masturbation, drugs, blackmail, public school system, fear, cowardice, courage, standing up for yourself, inappropriate behaviour, school talent shows.

  • HIDDEN EXTRAS

    Several people lose their jobs. Birth scene. Prison, hospital settings. Horse, pigeons, dog, helicopter. Urination (animated).

  • CRITICS LIKE

    Watchable. Capable/game/charismatic cast, some funny/unexpected moments, unhinged performance by Charlie Day, improves toward the end, had the potential for a better comedy.

  • CRITICS DON'T LIKE

    Stupid, mindless, crude, predictable, overdone, unremarkable, repetitive, absurd, silly, overboard, puerile, obnoxious, idiotic, sour, feeble, indifferent, formulaic, recycled, uninspired, risible, disheartening, Trumpian, wrong. One-note/cartoonish characters, baffling/unbelievable plot complications, retrograde gags, flaccid/lead-footed direction.

Bad Santa 2 (2016)

Published in B
Tuesday, 22 November 2016 06:45
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  • Rating

    MA15+: Strong crude sexual humour, sex scenes and coarse language.

  • The pitch

    He's badder.

  • Starring

    Billy Bob Thornton, Kathy Bates, Tony Cox, Christina Hendricks, Brett Kelly, Ryan Hansen, Jeff Skowron, Jenny Zigrino, Cristina Rosato

  • Directed by

    Mark Waters

  • Running time

    92 minutes

  • Rated

    MA15+ (Australia), 15 (UK), R (USA)

  • VIOLENCE/GORE

    A man tries to commit suicide (head in oven, hanging). People are shot, punched, kicked, beaten, hit with objects, urinated on, burgled, tripped over, slapped, slammed against wall/table, wrestled, run over. A car crashes into a stall. Theft. Killing Filipinos, threatened to cut kid in half, you tried to murder me, hand grenade, arms dealer, Charles Manson mentioned. Blood/gore: Bloodied plush toy, blood smear on ice, bloody fur. People on stretchers/in hospital beds with oxygen masks, breathing tubes, arm in sling; flatlining. Hacking coughs, used Bandaid. Donate my organs, panic attacks mentioned.

  • SEX/NUDITY

    People have sex in an alley, against a tree (children watching), anal sex in a public bathroom. A man is masturbated several times by different women. A man watches another man masturbate. Many photos of a man with another man's testicles placed in various positions on his face/head. A woman plays with a vibrator. Nude male bottom seen. Orgasm, kissing, flirting, undressing, bum-slapping, ogling, voyeurism, infidelity. A man hires a prostitute for a younger man. A man's (clothed) erection prods another man in the back of the head. A man tries to watch porn but his account has been disabled. A woman makes a masturbation gesture. Many references/slang words for sex, masturbation, ejaculation, virginity, bestiality, prostitution, genitals, breasts, anal sex, paedophilia, felching, orgies, necrophilia. Skimpy clothing, skimpy exercise gear, cleavage. Turning a trick, sex with cousins, teabagging, strip joint, motorboat, being a mom at thirteen, crabs mentioned.

  • VICES/DRUG USE

    Drugging someone with Rohypnol mentioned. Alcohol (spirits, beer, shots, hip flask, champagne). Intoxication, AA meeting. Smoking. A woman drinks cough medicine. You must be high, am I tripping, hallucinogenic, after effects [of drugs] mentioned.

  • LANGUAGE

    (Many) f-words, s-words, a-words, b*tch, p*ss. Many slang words for genitals/sex. Name-calling (worthless, retard, pr*ck, crazy, racist, moron, big shot, sick, midget, poison, albino, scarecrow, nutsack, jackals, cheap, paedophile, kiddie fiddler, pervert, chief, deaf, miserable, douchebag, filthy, dirty, lush, player, dingleberry, goiter face, stray, ghost, mean, runt, etc). Obscene finger gestures. Religious references and exclamations (goddamn, there is a God, Christ, what the hell, oh Lord, etc). Many jokes/insults about colour, race, height, weight, sex, mental illness, abortion, gender, disability.

  • THEMES

    Robbery, Christmas, bad Santas, betrayal, mother-son relationships, mental illness, Christmas carols, charity, infidelity, addiction, Parkinson's disease, family, choir.

  • HIDDEN EXTRAS

    Dead mother, dead grandmother mentioned. Eviction notice, power blackout, fireworks. Woman on toilet. Vomiting, urination, burping. A mother tells how she used to chew her son's food for him then feed it to him. A man removes his false teeth and handles them.

Tinker Bell and The Pirate Fairy

Published in T
Monday, 23 June 2014 09:53
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  • Rating

    G: General.

  • The pitch

    Has a neat hook.

  • Starring

    (voices of): Mae Whitman, Christina Hendricks, Tom Hiddleston, Lucy Liu, Raven-Symoné, Megan Hilty, Pamela Adlon, Angela Bartys, Jim Cummings

  • Directed by

    Peggy Holmes

  • Running time

    78 minutes

  • Rated

    G (Australia), U (UK), G (USA)

  • VIOLENCE/GORE

    Characters are near-suffocated, near-drowned, sedated, thrown through the air, captured, netted, hit with objects, knocked over, dangled precariously, thrown overboard. Mini explosions, earthquake-style tremors, property damage. Objects thrown, burned. Cannons fired, sword thrown. Robbing, plundering mentioned (song lyric). Blood/gore: Skull motifs, fish skeleton.

  • SEX/NUDITY

    Ogling. Skimpy outfits. An animal character kisses a fairy.

  • VICES/DRUG USE

    Characters are sedated (poppy dust). Characters drink from tankards, drink a toast.

  • LANGUAGE

    Name-calling.

  • THEMES

    Tinker Bell, fairies, pirates, pixie dust, curiosity, invention, experiments, teamwork, friends, banishment, betrayal, mutiny, powers, talents, flying, alchemy, Captain Hook, Peter Pan.

  • HIDDEN EXTRAS

    Rainbow, waterfalls, mini-tornadoes, full moon, fireworks. Bugs, birds, ladybugs, lightning bug, centipede, snail, butterflies, owl, seagulls, bee. Mid-credits vision.

  • CRITICS LIKE

    Engaging, thoughtful, feisty, glittery, quality, pretty, witty, jaunty, solid, enjoyable. Colourful animation, superb voice work, resonant themes, modest budget, high tech credits, excellent cast, twisty plot, rabble-rousing songs, not overly sentimental.

  • CRITICS DON'T LIKE

    Predictable, corny. Not as funny and magical as it could be.

Ginger & Rosa

Published in G
Monday, 13 May 2013 10:52
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  • Rating

    M: Mature themes and coarse language.

  • The pitch

    A friendship is torn apart by a nuclear bombshell.

  • Starring

    Alice Englert, Elle Fanning, Alessandro Nivola, Christina Hendricks, Timothy Spall, Oliver Platt, Annette Bening, Jodhi May

  • Directed by

    Sally Potter

  • Running time

    90 minutes

  • Rated

    M (Australia), 12A (UK), PG-13 (USA)

  • VIOLENCE/GORE

    Footage of Hiroshima bomb and destroyed landscape aftermath. Nuclear attack, bombs, missiles mentioned. Prison, solitary confinement discussed. Police make aggressive arrests at a protest sit-in. Faces are slapped. A door is kicked in. Yelling. Blood/gore: A radio war report announces 100 million US dead, 115 million dead in Europe.

  • SEX/NUDITY

    A young girl pursues a sexual relationship with her best friend's father. Sex noises heard; teenage pregnancy mentioned. Caressing, kissing. Sex implied. Sexual innuendo. Young girls seen in underwear.

  • VICES/DRUG USE

    Alcohol (beer, wine). Smoking. Suspected drug overdose; empty pill vials seen.

  • LANGUAGE

    Derogatory terms for females, bugger. Name-calling. Religious references (church service, prayer, crucifixes).

  • THEMES

    Friendship, family, war, 1945, Hiroshima, nuclear threat, atomic bomb, Cuban Missile Crisis, stop-the-bomb protest, feminism, growing up, marriage separation, activism, betrayal, infidelity.

  • HIDDEN EXTRAS

    Abandoned by father/mother, mental illness mentioned. A daughter endures her parent's separation. Women in labour. Birds (seagulls). Vomiting, spitting. Beef pie, spaghetti bolognaise eaten.

  • CRITICS LIKE

    Great performances, touching drama. Dreamy production values, gently directed. Complex portrayal of characters and 1945 London.

  • CRITICS DON'T LIKE

    Unconvincing plot. Dubious accents.