R(Restricted) Explicit Sexual Content


Drama. A man (Stellan SkarsgÄrd) finds an injured woman (Charlotte Gainsbourg) in an alley and offers to help her; while drinking tea, they discuss her sexual experiences as a younger woman (Stacy Martin).

Content elements

  • Frequent use of the sexual expletive, many in a sexual context; infrequent use of detailed sexual language and vulgar expressions
  • Frequent, detailed portrayals of sexual activity, some explicit and unsimulated - male and female genital nudity
  • Frequent breast, buttock, and male and female frontal and genital nudity in a non-sexual context

Thematic elements

  • Sex, sin, and self-loathing
  • Storytelling and personal mythology
  • Addiction and ritual

Classification rationale

Rated R for frequent and detailed, sometimes explicit, sexual content

Classification date

April 08, 2014