Savage Grace

Movie review by James Rocchi, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Not-for-kids drama is showcase for Julianne Moore.

NR 2008 97 minutes

Parents say

age 18+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 16+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 18+

Very Mature Film about Sex and Drugs.

Savage Grace is definitely not a show for kids and teenagers because the theme of this movie involves drugs and very disturbing sexual acts such as explicit sex scenes involving a mother and son, graphic conversations about sex, prostitution, and violence is infrequent but very shocking and disturbing (aftermath of a suicide attempt, shootings involving victims with bloody wounds, and a fatal stabbing scene.) The main character is like a prostitute who seeks out random strangers and performs graphic sexual acts on them including oral sex, and the language is strong and constant (multiple uses of f**k, motherf**ker, c**k, c**t, sh*t, d*ck, and p*ssy). You see people smoking and drinking throughout the film and struggling with drug addiction.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
not rated for age

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