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14A(14A) Nudity, Violence

Synopsis

Action/Thriller. After arriving in a Philippine prison run by a ruthless warden (Kathryn Loder), an inmate (Judith Brown) joins other prisoners to plan an escape.

Content elements

  • One use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Frequent portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence - some blood and detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of sexual activity - no nudity, some detail
  • Frequent breast nudity in a non-sexual context
  • Infrequent portrayals of tobacco, alcohol, and illegal drug use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Power and corruption
  • Teamwork
  • Survival

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for violence and nudity

Classification date

November 15, 2019