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Movie Reviews

Half-Life 2 Game Poster Image
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age 18+
A game filled with unnerving gore and violence.
Platforms: Windows
(2004)
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The Wire TV Poster Image
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age 18+
Realistic drama about urban crime is not for kids.
Network: BET, HBO, Syndicated
(2002)
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The Sopranos TV Poster Image
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age 18+
Violent mob drama doesn't pull any punches.
Network: A&E, HBO
(1999)
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BioShock Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Superb but gory gameplay in first-person shooter.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Windows
(2007)
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Brothers in Arms: Road to Hill 30 Game Poster Image
age 18+
Thoughtful, complex, and gritty WWII title.
Platforms: Windows, PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2005)
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Gears of War Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Hot sci-fi shooter for adults only.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2006)
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The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion Game Poster Image
age 17+
A must-play RPG for mature fantasy fanatics.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows
(2006)
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Curb Your Enthusiasm TV Poster Image
age 17+
Laugh until it hurts with Seinfeld creator.
Network: HBO, Syndicated
(2000)
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Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Vegas Game Poster Image
age 18+
Photorealistic and violent shooter earns its M.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Windows
(2006)
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Rome TV Poster Image
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age 18+
History at its most raw, vulgar -- and exciting.
Network: HBO
(2005)
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A Clockwork Orange Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
A violent meditation on violence; graphic and disturbing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1971)
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Capturing the Friedmans Movie Poster Image
age 17+
Captivating and intense. Mature teens+.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Chinatown Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Great hardboiled detective film is very violent.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1974)
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Six Feet Under TV Poster Image
age 18+
Exceptional drama series for mature viewers only.
Network: Bravo, HBO
(2001)
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Resident Evil 4 Game Poster Image
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age 18+
A fresh but still violent take on the horror series.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Windows, PlayStation 2, Nintendo GameCube
(2005)
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Def Jam: Icon Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Mature brawler set in the world of hip-hop music.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2007)
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Ninja Gaiden Sigma Game Poster Image
age 18+
Ninja Gaiden returns -- better-looking, but gory.
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2007)
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Deadwood TV Poster Image
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age 18+
Vivid Old West drama is way too gritty for kids.
Network: HBO
(2004)
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Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3 FES Game Poster Image
age 17+
Excellent RPG with dark themes and imagery.
Platforms: PlayStation 2
(2008)
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Tender Morsels Book Poster Image
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age 17+
Intense, award-winning fairy tale for mature readers only.
By Margo Lanagan
(2008)
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