Gutterballs is a horror-comedy of 2008 (though released in 2009). It focuses on the late 1980s, but has several anachronisms. It was submitted to MPAA but then released unrated when its director was told that almost 20 minutes would have to be shaved to avoid an NC-17 rating. Gutterballs received mixed to negative reviews by critics, though it also received warm greetings by the horror community. The F-word is mentioned close to six hundred times in Gutterballs.