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A Lot or a Little?
What you will—and won't—find in this movie.
Violence & Scariness
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Sex, Romance & Nudity
Sexual references, bathroom humor.
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Strong language for PG-13.
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Drinking, Drugs & Smoking
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Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that there's comic violence in this movie, including shooting (no one gets hurt) and a lot of fighting. Viewers hear of an offscreen crime in which the victim's genitals were torn off, and see the flies buzzing above a corpse (played for comedy). A character is tortured by having jumper cables attached to his nipples and then being shocked. A character accidentally inhales cocaine and is supposed to be comically intoxicated. There's some bathroom humor. The FBI has racially diverse agents working well together, but the female agent complains of not being treated equally. There are sexist and anti-gay comments and some very vulgar language. To stay in the loop on more movies like this, you can sign up for weekly Family Movie Night emails.
Is It Any Good?
CORKY ROMANO is the same lame jokes over and over again. And then over and over again again. Corky messes up but somehow it appears that he is a brilliant and fearless agent. People keep calling him by the name the hacker who created his record gave him -- "Pissant," and Corky keeps trying to make them pronounce it as though it were French: "Piss AUNT." Corky knocks things over and gets beat up. Corky sings to cheesy 80's music. Corky wears funny outfits. One of Corky's brothers can't read and the other doesn't want anyone to know he's gay.
None of this is very funny the first time, and any humor it might have had is long gone before the movie is done recycling it. It will only appeal to giggly middle-schoolers who find the jokes enjoyably naughty. Let me put it this way. If you find it marvelously witty that the vetrinarian clinic is called "Poodles and Pussies" and that a snake crawls up Corky's pants and comes out his fly, then you'll love the rest of the movie.
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