The Boy in the Plastic Bubble
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A woman is shown in her nightdress.

Talk is made of making out and a boy talks about getting a hooker.

A couple kiss passionately on a sofa.

Two boys talk indirectly about masturbating.

A girl kisses a boy through plastic.


A man pushes a reporter away. Just pushing and shoving.


Words include: damn

Name calling like dork, jerk, freak, ding-a-ling,


Teenagers are seen smoking throughout the film.


Emotional scenes at the beginning as a couple talk about the loss of their children.

A woman has a cesarean; no surgery is seen.

A young boy is seen choking.

A boy is seen thrashing around upset like he is having a fit.

A man is seen crying hysterically into his pillow.

A boy is seen gasping for air.



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