Dead of Night (1945)
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Sex & Nudity
- A man kisses a woman briefly.
Violence & Gore
- A man strangles a man to death with a tie.
- A man shoots another man in the arm and chest.
- A man attempts to strangle his wife.
- A man has a nightmare of being strangled by a life-sized dummy.
- A drunken man is punched in the face and falls off of a stool.
- We see a bus crash off of a bridge.
- We also briefly see a dead man lying on a bed in a nightmare.
- A man walks into a lake and drowns himself.
- A dummy is smothered by a pillow and then has it's head crushed in by a man's foot (disturbing because the dummy lets out human screams and is possibly implied to have a personality of its own).
- A man is bitten by his dummy and we briefly see the bloody bite mark in his hand.
- Creepy and unsettling imagery in a nightmare sequence.
- Talk of suicide, violent acts, and mental illness.
- Three uses of "hell"
- Other insults
Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking
- Drugs: None
- Constant smoking throughout the film. Characters are also seen drunk and ordering drinks.
Frightening & Intense Scenes
- While fairly tame, the film still deals with unsettling subject material and has many creepy visuals.