A married couple with a rocky past adopt 9-year old, Esther to fill the void created by a recently-stillborn baby. However, Esther is not quite who she seems.
|nudity||6/10 A woman moves under the covers and it is implied she is stimulating him manually, as he moans. They are interrupted when their children come into the room. A man and a woman have sex in the kitchen. He thrusts into her from behind and they both moan. They stop when they realize that a girl is watching them. A woman gets out of bed while her husband is asleep, pulling up her jeans. Her upper thighs and panties are visible. A woman gets out of a hospital bed, dressing. She is shown wearing low-cut jeans and wearing a black bra. A girl tries to have sex with a man by drugging him and he almost agrees but gets angry when he notices the girl.|
|violence||8/10 A girl repeatedly beats a woman's head with a hammer; blood splatters on the snow around her and on the girl's face. A man falls to the floor with a knife in his side (blood is on his shirt); he is then stabbed repeatedly in the chest (blood flows to the floor). A woman has a nightmare about being in labor, she moans and grimaces while entering a hospital, she is taken to an operating room while blood pours from underneath the wheelchair where she is seated and her hand is bloody. Hospital personnel begin a procedure after telling her that her baby is dead; the woman screams as she is handed a blood-drenched baby. A girl with a knife runs toward a woman, she is stabbed, they fight and wrestle, then fall on a frozen lake. The ice breaks and they fall in the water; they continue fighting and the woman is stabbed in the abdomen, the woman climbs out of the water and kicks the girl in the head, breaking her neck, and she sinks back into the water motionless. A woman falls through a greenhouse window and lands on a girl. A girl puts her own arm in a vice, and she tightens it until her arm breaks. A girl squirts lighter fluid on items and around a tree house, then lights it and locks a boy inside; he climbs out, slips on the roof, clings to a support beam, and then falls to the ground where he lies unconscious; he is later seen in the hospital with a neck injury and internal bleeding. A girl climbs on top of an unconscious boy and smothers him with a pillow. He almost dies but doctors enter the room when they hear the EKG machine flatline. A woman is shot in the shoulder, she falls to the ground and moans; her hand is covered with blood. A boy shoots paintballs at plastic toys, then at a live pigeon, striking it and wounding it (the pigeon twitches on the ground); a girl then thrusts a large rock down on top of the pigeon, killing it (blood spurts out onto snow around it). A woman punches a girl in the face. A girl is shoved off a piece of playground equipment, her leg hits a slide and she cries while lying on the ground. A girl is shoved in front of an oncoming car; the car swerves, spins around and crashes into a snow bank without striking the girl.|
|profanity||6/10 10 uses of "fuck", 3 scatological terms, 3 anatomical terms, 4 mild obscenities, and 9 religious exclamations.|
|alcohol||3/10 A woman is shown taking pills. A man drinks an entire bottle of wine and smokes cigarettes. A woman pours a glass of wine (she does not drink it). A man drinks a beer with dinner. A man smokes cigarettes. A woman puts a cigarette in her mouth (she does not light it). A woman talks about having an urge to stop at a wine store.|
|frightening||8/10 The pigeon's death may be disturbing for some viewers. A girl pushes another girl in front of an oncoming car; the car almost hits her; this may be disturbing for some viewers. Total: 31/50.|