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Bad Santa 2 (2016)

Published in B
Tuesday, 22 November 2016 06:45
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Additional Info

  • 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.

The Boss

Published in T
Wednesday, 23 March 2016 07:10
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Additional Info

  • Rating

    MA15+: Coarse language and sexual references.

  • The pitch

    She puts the motor in motivational.

  • Starring

    Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Bell, Peter Dinklage, Kristen Schaal, Kathy Bates, Tyler Labine, Ella Anderson

  • Directed by

    Ben Falcone

  • Running time

    99 minutes

  • Rated

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

  • VIOLENCE/GORE

    People are arrested, wrestled, hit with objects, thrown through the air, ridiculed, grabbed, poked, insulted, pushed, shoved, slapped, punched, headbutted, pulled to the ground, kicked, hair-pulled, roundhouse-kicked, thrown against/into objects, back-flipped, hair-cut (in anger), temporarily paralysed, sliced with a sword, pursued, pushed off a building. People fall down stairs, watch "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre", dispose of a gun, teeter on a high ledge. Objects get crushed, thrown, knocked over. Burning objects, debris. Bribing, break-and-enter. Insider trading, hostile takeovers, bankruptcy, convicted felon, Stalin, communist youth, "I'll kill you", cult leader, torch the van mentioned. Blood/gore: Bloody cut, bloody gash, object protruding from limb. A television medical program shows intestines on a tray; a film scene has people covered in blood/screaming. Shattered pelvis, diverticulosis, rotten colon, ripping kids' teeth out, paralysis and death, blood test, cutting you to ribbons mentioned.

  • SEX/NUDITY

    Kissing, breast-touching, flirting, undressing, cleavage, shirtless man, thigh massaging. Dancewear. References to intercourse, lesbianism, flashing/exposing genitals, oral sex, sexual activity, pregnancy, orgy, homosexuality.

  • VICES/DRUG USE

    Drugs (snorting white powder, a shopfront promotes medical marijuana). Alcohol (beer, wine, spirits, champagne, bottle in brown paper bag). A child drinks bourbon (implied). Scotch, smoking mentioned.

  • LANGUAGE

    C-word (spelled out), f-words, s-words, a-words, b*tch. Name-calling. Slang for genitals. Derogatory term for women. Jokes about height. Religious exclamations.

  • THEMES

    Family, business, start-ups, success, empowerment, motivational speaking, orphans, grudges, betrayal, hostile takeovers, gang wars, mentors, mother-daughter relationships, apologies, forgiveness.

  • HIDDEN EXTRAS

    Dead wife, dead cat mentioned. Orphanage, prison, plane settings. Pyrotechnics, helicopters. Dogs. Dental work (teeth whitening), foreclosure notice, bad breath, raspberry-blowing. Sushi, fugu eaten.

  • CRITICS LIKE

    Melissa McCarthy is brash/over-the-top/charismatic, occasionally riotous/hilarious, real warmth between Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Bell, terrific street fight scene, funny teeth-whitening scene, some sweet moments.

  • CRITICS DON'T LIKE

    Uneven, familiar, formulaic, convoluted, mean-spirited, sloppy, haphazard. Middling/disastrous third act, underwhelming gags, broad tone, paper-thin characterisations, hackneyed plotting, tired vulgarities, forced/schmaltzy/shameless/contrived lump-in-the-throat moments, choppy/hectic editing, feeble/pointless smutty jokes.