Common Sense Note
Parents need to know that Lila & Eve is a revenge thriller about a grieving mother who takes the law into her own hands when her teenage son is killed in a drive-by shooting. It tackles tough issues -- including vigilante justice and the effectiveness of the criminal justice system -- while focusing on how tragedy can shatter a family. Several scenes featuring shootings that leave victims dead and dying, bleeding on the street. There's also a fair amount of swearing (mainly "bitch," "s--t," and "f--k), as well as some drinking, smoking, and prescription pill use.
A few affectionate hugs and kisses.
After her son is killed in a drive-by shooting, a grieving mother becomes a vigilante, pursuing the drug dealers she thinks are responsible. There are several shoot outs that eventually leave almost a dozen people dead. Several victims are shown dead or dying, bleeding from gunshot wounds.
Frequent swearing, including "s--t," "f--k," "bitch," "ass," "hell," and more.
Revenge is the main theme, but the ultimate message is that you can't take the law into your own hands, no matter how much you feel wronged -- and not even if your intended victims are violent drug dealers.
Some video games are mentioned by name, including Splinter Cell.
Drugs / Tobacco /
Adults occasionally drink wine with meals. One character smokes cigarettes throughout the movie. A grieving mother sometimes takes pills to numb her pain.