In the Cut

Movie review by Nell Minow, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Weak plot with grisly middle; should've been NC-17.

R 2003 119 minutes

Parents say

age 18+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 3 reviews

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age 18+

Not for kids or teens especially the unrated version

I've never seen the rated version of this but the uncut version was one of the first mainstream Hollywood films (co-produced by Nicole Kidman yet) to feature on-camera fellatio. (The DVD commentary confirms it was a prosthetic but that doesn't really matter given how it's shot.) That's enough to put the film totally out of range for kids and teens. Even Fifty Shade of Grey never went there. As a film marketed as an "erotic drama" sex scenes are to be expected, but there is no storytelling reason for being that explicit.

This title has:

Too much sex

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