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42nd Street
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Parents Guide for
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Since the beliefs that parents want to instill in their children can vary greatly, we ask that, instead of adding your personal opinions about what is right or wrong in a film, you use this feature to help parents make informed viewing decisions by describing the facts of relevant scenes in the title for each one of the different categories: Sex and Nudity, Violence and Gore, Profanity, Alcohol/Drugs/Smoking, and Frightening/Intense Scenes.
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Sex & Nudity

It's implied that an actress exchanges personal favours for career promotion.

A man sneaks out of a woman's room, kissing her briefly as he leaves.

A man slaps a woman playfully on the butt.

A woman fends off advances from a drunk at a party. She slaps him and runs away.

The title song refers to "sexy ladies from the Eighties who are indiscreet".

Violence & Gore

A hired thug punches a man, knocking him over.

A woman slaps a man several times, and throws glassware at him.

As part of a stylized dance number, a woman fends off a crazed attack from a man, jumps out a window, there is some gunfire, she dives from a balcony, then is stabbed by the man.



Several characters smoke cigarettes and cigars throughout the movie.

A lot of drinking and drunkenness at a party.

A very drunk woman fights with a man and a woman, and falls over.

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Argentina:Atp / Australia:G / Iceland:L / Portugal:M/12 / Sweden:15 / UK:U / USA:Unrated / USA:Approved (PCA #2718-R: 26 September 1936 for re-release) / USA:TV-G (TV rating)

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