14A(14A) Coarse Language, Sexual Violence

Synopsis

Horror/Comedy. A New York literary agent (Nicholas Cage) begins to go insane after he believes he has been bitten by a vampire (Jessica Beals).

Content elements

  • Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang and vulgar expressions; frequent use of cursing and profanity
  • Infrequent use of sexual language - no detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand, weapons, and gun violence, some in horror, domestic, or suicidal contexts- some blood, little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of sexual violence – breast nudity, little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of sexual activity – breast nudity, little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol, smoking, and illegal drug use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Mental illness
  • Gender and power
  • Belief in the supernatural

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for coarse language, sexual content, and some violence, including some sexual violence

Classification date

December 19, 2017