Devotion Of Suspect X, The
(14A) Violence
Mandarin-language Thriller. Based on the novel by Keigo Higashino. A physicist who consults for the police (Wang Kai) suspects that an old friend of his (Zhang Luyi) might be involved in a murder he is investigating.

Content Elements:
Infrequent, sometimes aggressive use of the sexual expletive in non-sexual context; infrequent use of vulgar expressions, scatological slang, and cursing
Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand and weapons violence, some involving children – some blood, detail, and corpses
Portrayal of sexual assault – no nudity, little detail
Infrequent portrayals of smoking and alcohol use in a recreational context - little detail

Thematic Elements:
The search for truth
Finding connections
Intellect and competition

Classification Rationale:
Rated 14A for detailed violence

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