R(Restricted)

Synopsis

Horror. Australian serial killer Mick Taylor (John Jarratt) encounters an English man (Ryan Corr) who is determined to survive their meeting.

Content elements

  • Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, some in an aggressive context; infrequent use of scatological slang and ethno-cultural and sexual slurs
  • Frequent portrayals of gun, hand-to-hand, and weapons violence, some involving animals, some in a context of torture - blood, dismemberment, gruesome corpses, and wound detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of sexual violence - no nudity, some detail; infrequent portrayals of violence in a sexual context - male genital nudity, some detail

Thematic elements

  • Pragmatism and survival
  • Aberrant behaviour
  • Extremes of nationalism

Classification rationale

Rated R for sexual assault and detailed sexualized violence

Classification date

July 10, 2014