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His Girl Friday
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Some vague innuendo about the main characters' sex life while they were still married.

Vague innuendo that two characters might be planning premarital sex, though it becomes clear that they will be chaperoned by the man's mother.

Woman tries to commit suicide by jumping out of a window. Man breaks out of police custody and a shootout between him and police is heard. Men joke of a hanging when the gallows is being built. One woman is kidnapped, but is unhurt. The criminal threatens to shoot several people, but is taken without a shot in that scene.

Some characters smoke during several scenes.

Woman leaps to her near-death. Man holds several people hostage. Gallows is built and joked about.

One man is disturbed and volatile but not considered frightening by the other characters.

Argentina:Atp / Australia:PG / Australia:G (TV rating) / Australia:A (original rating) / Brazil:Livre / Finland:S (1991) / Finland:K-16 (1941) / France:Tous publics / Germany:12 (DVD rating) / Netherlands:6 (2002) / Netherlands:18 (original rating) (1946) / Portugal:M/6 / South Korea:15 / Spain:T / Sweden:15 / UK:A (original rating) / UK:U (video rating: re-edited version) (2007) / UK:U (video rating: DVD audio commentary) (2002) / UK:U (1996) / UK:U (video rating) (1994) (1996) (1998) (2002) (2003) (2004) (2005) / USA:Approved (PCA #5823) / USA:TV-G (TV rating) / West Germany:0 (original rating)

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