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Suggested MPAA description: Rated 'R' for Sexuality, Language, and Some Drug Use.

Brief female topless nudity in shower. 3 sex scenes, one with shadowed nudity.

A man has sex with a female friend in order to get her pregnant. He is married to another woman but does so with her permission.

Talk of a suicide. other than that, no violence at all in the film.

9 "f" words and other language

Multiple depictions and discussions of drug use to include marijuana, cocaine, and qualudes.

Alcohol use prevalent.

Argentina:18 / Australia:M / Canada:PG (British Columbia) / Canada:14A (Manitoba) / Canada:R (Nova Scotia/Ontario) / Canada:G (Quebec) / Denmark:A (DVD rating) / Finland:K-16 / Iceland:12 / Italy:T / Netherlands:AL / New Zealand:M / Norway:16 / Peru:18 / Portugal:M/16 / Singapore:M18 / South Korea:18 / Spain:13 / Sweden:15 / UK:15 / USA:R (certificate #27057) / West Germany:16

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