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Parents Guide for
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Rated PG-13 for some crude humor, some language and comic violence

Brief moment where an elderly woman is asked her opinion on sex with furniture.

There is also a prostitute briefly shown.

A thumb is severed by table saw with copious amounts of cartoonish, spurting blood(That's why UHF got the PG-13 Rating). Fist fights, numerous gunfights, bodies non-graphically exploding after being hit by arrows or bullets, staple gun being fired an person's face, person comically cleaved in half by a sword with no blood or gore, karate players falling through windows, body flattened by giant rock.

A man backs out of a cave entrance and is comically knocked over by a speeding train

Dogs are "taught how to fly" by being thrown out of a 3rd floor window.

1 use of "God" as a swear word, 4 instances of "hell," 1 of "butt," 2 of "sucks," and 14 minced oaths (cleaned up versions of curses, like 'Gosh' for 'God').

Also lots of name calling, such as "idiot," "moron," "scuzbag," "stupid," "slimeball," "you little weasel," et al.

George and Bob visit a bar. Uncle Harvey is always seen with a cigar

Stanley is held up at gun point by a bunch of thugs towards the end.

Australia:M / Canada:A (Nova Scotia) / Canada:AA (Ontario) / Canada:G (Quebec) / Finland:K-10 / Germany:12 / Iceland:12 / Norway:15 / UK:PG / USA:PG-13 (certificate #29692)

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