Information for Parents Hell on Wheels Parents Need To Know Read Less Message The general mood is pretty bleak, with major themes of revenge, corruption, and greed. There's generally little sense of legality, either. Violence Violence isn't constant, but it is realistic and bloody, with injuries caused by guns, arrows, knives, etc. Sex Sexual innuendo, with kissing and implied intercourse. Some characters are prostitutes. Language Unbleeped swearing includes "s--t," "damn," and "hell" (which, obviously, is in the title, too). Characters also use racist terms like "darky," "chink," and the N-word. Consumerism Not applicable Drinking, Drugs & Smoking Some social drinking, occasionally to the point of drunkenness.