Small-town stoner Mike Howell (Jesse Eisenberg) spends most of his time getting high and writing a graphic novel about a superhero monkey. What Mike doesn't know is that he was trained by the CIA to be a lethal killing machine. When the agency targets him for termination, his former handler activates his latent skills, turning the mild-mannered slacker into a deadly weapon. Now, the utterly surprised Mike must use his newfound abilities to save himself and his girlfriend from getting wasted .
|nudity||no sex, no nudity (as per MPAA definitions) some light sexual dialog. At one point mike and phoebe are in a work out room where the walls are painted with topless women. The full breasts can be seen. Mike has a flashback in which it is implied that he is having intercourse with phoebe. Nothing is shown.|
|violence||Extremely violent. People are shot in the head, blown up, get broken arms/necks. One character is stabbed in the face with a meat cleaver, his face is visible for about 2 seconds. Many people are shot. Mike throws a pan into the air and shoots it; the bullet ricochets and hits a man in the chest. Bullet impacts in slow motion, with detailed blood spray. Blood sprays everywhere in slo-mo. Most violent bit. Mike stabs a guy in the neck with a spoon A guy is nearly choked to death|
|profanity||45 uses of 'Fuck', 1 use of the middle finger (also, two drawings of the middle finger). Some use of 'Shit'. 'Cock' is used once.|
|alcohol||Movie opens with Mike smoking a joint and Phoebe smoking a bong. Mike is seen rolling a joint briefly. Mike's drug dealer friend crushes cocaine. Movie is centered on a stoner's escapades.|
|frightening||Not nearly as humorous as the trailers show. Surprisingly somber. Characters in peril. OFFICIAL ratings provided by IMDB below, don't make up your own (read rules above, facts only, not opinions).|