Good Morning, Vietnam
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Sex & Nudity


There is a brief montage of clips pertaining to the culture and way of life for the Vietnamese. In one clip three young Vietnamese boys playing naked in some water. In another scene, a young boy with no pants can be seen, his genitals are shown for a split second. PG-13

A subplot of the movie pertains to Adrian's desire to date/be with a Vietnamese girl. Many of the discussions pertaining to this include several crass remarks on female anatomy. One of Adrian's on-air jokes relates the "Hot and wet" environment of South Vietnam to that of ideal conditions if your are "in a woman". PG-13

A man tells a stuck up Sargent Major that he is in dire need of a "blow job" PG-13/R

Violence & Gore


Several explosions; Very little blood is shown. Several dead bodies are viewed as well as a distant glimpse of several "enemy" Vietnamese being gunned down. PG-13

Two men receive minor injuries from a car accident, when an explosion launches their Jeep off of the road. PG-13



Many uses of mild profanity (e.g. "dick", "ass", and a couple of "shit") PG/PG-13

16 uses of "f*ck R

Several "goddamn". PG-13


Several scene take place in a Vietnamese bar; which includes plenty of alcohol. Soldiers are seen smoking and with packs tucked in their helmets. Brief references to Marijuana being grown in Vietnam as well as a falsified splicing together of an audio clip which makes it sound like Richard Nixon smokes marijunana and plans to smuggle it out of the country. PG-13


After their car is blown off of the road by an explosion, two men are hunted very briefly by the Viet-Cong

Suggested MPAA Rating: R for Some Nudity, Language Including Some Sexual References, and Some Sequences of War Violence

Rated R for: Adult Content, Adult Language.(HBO advisory)

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