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The Great Dictator
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Parents Guide for
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Sex & Nudity

One short scene were a woman is washing a floor, minor cleavage, nothing sexual.

Violence & Gore

Some slapstick violence.

A guy wearing a bulletproof vest gives Adenoid Hynkel a pistol and tells him to shoot him in the chest. Hynkel does this, and the vest proves to be a failure as the guy drops dead.

A hunter shoots at ducks and misses.

Two soldiers try to attack the Jewish barber. They are hit on the head with a frying pan.

A man is shot to death in the Jewish ghetto when he resists arrest.

Hannah and her family are attacked by Tomanian soldiers

Profanity

none

none

none

SUGGESTED RATING - G

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Certification:
Argentina:Atp / Australia:G / Brazil:Livre / Canada:PG / Canada:G (Quebec) / Chile:TE / Denmark:7 (2003) / Finland:K-12 / Finland:S (re-release) / France:U / Germany:6 / Germany:6 (DVD rating) / Germany:(Banned) (original rating) / Ireland:(Banned) (original rating) / Ireland:PG (re-rating) / Italy:(Banned) (Original rating) / Italy:T (re-rating) / Japan:G (2010) / Netherlands:14 (1973) / Norway:7 / Peru:PT / Portugal:M/12 / Portugal:M/12 (DVD) / Portugal:M/12 (R-10) (re-release) / South Korea:All / Spain:T (re-rating) / Spain:18 (re-rating) (1976) / Spain:(Banned) (1940-1976) / Sweden:Btl / UK:U (original rating) / UK:PG (re-rating) (2003) / USA:Approved (PCA #6611) (original rating) / USA:TV-PG (TV rating) / USA:G (re-rating) (1972) / West Germany:12 (original rating)

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