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The 39 Steps
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There's a brief scene that shows a woman's legs.

A man forcefully kisses a woman to cover his identity.

No blood is ever seen.

Two men get shot.

A woman falls forward with a knife in her back.

A man slaps his wife offscreen and we hear her scream.

Scenes of men chasing the hero and shooting at him.

2 uses of damn

Various other minor insults

Social drinking and smoking. A couple of scenes take place in a barroom/cabaret.

Several scenes of the hero being chased by thugs or police.

PG for mild violence and brief language.

Argentina:Atp (DVD rating) / Argentina:13 (original rating) / Australia:G (DVD rating) / Australia:PG (original rating) / Finland:K-8 (1987) / Finland:K-16 (1936) / France:Tous publics / Netherlands:9 (2009 re-release) / Netherlands:14 (original rating) (1935) / Norway:16 / Portugal:M/12 / South Korea:12 (2002) / Sweden:15 / UK:A (original rating) / UK:U (tv rating) / UK:U (re-release) (re-rating) (2008) / UK:U (video rating) (1986) (1998) (2002) (2004) (2005) / USA:Unrated / USA:TV-G (TV rating) / West Germany:16 (nf)

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