Quentin Tarantino's directorial debut is raw, violent, often mimicked -- and unforgettable. A botched robbery indicates a police informant, and the pressure mounts in the aftermath at a warehouse. Crime begets violence as the survivors unravel.
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- Quentin Tarantino
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RStrong violence and language
Spanish (Neutral)Closed captioned
YesLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 5.1Other features
Color; interactive menus; scene access; trailer; making-of featurette; behind-the-scenes featurette.
Widescreen Anamorphic 2.35:1Subtitles
English SDH, English, Spanish (Neutral)Closed captioned
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 5.1, English: DTS 6.1 Surround Sound, English: DTS 5.1 SurroundOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access; making-of featurettes.
Common Sense Note
Parents need to know that this is a film that focuses on a group of jewel thieves in the aftermath of a botched robbery. The dialogue features a constant stream of obscenities as the characters verbally spar with each other. Copious amounts of blood are featured throughout the entire film as a character is shown bleeding to death. Another character is tortured by being tied to a chair, having his ear cut off with a knife, and having gasoline poured over him with the intention of setting him on fire. The final shootout among the thieves is tense, emotional, and bloody.
- Sexual Content
- Not applicable.
- Gunfights, bleeding wounds, sadistic torture.
- Almost every line of dialogue is peppered with obscenities. Sexual joking and sexually-based insults traded by characters.
- Social Behavior
- Most characters are unrepentant jewel thieves.
- Not applicable.
- Drugs / Tobacco / Alcohol
- Characters smoking tobacco and drink. A character smuggles a suitcase of drugs past police.
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it