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The War of the Roses
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Parents Guide for
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Since the beliefs that parents want to instill in their children can vary greatly, we ask that, instead of adding your personal opinions about what is right or wrong in a film, you use this feature to help parents make informed viewing decisions by describing the facts of relevant scenes in the title for each one of the different categories: Sex and Nudity, Violence and Gore, Profanity, Alcohol/Drugs/Smoking, and Frightening/Intense Scenes.
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Sex & Nudity

A woman is caught in the rain and her breasts and nipples are slightly visible underneath her dress.

A man and a woman have sexual intercourse, but are covered by a sheet.

Sexual content is also shown for comical relief on occassion.

Violence & Gore

No gore though violence is key in this film, most of it involves fighting between the main characters and is played comically.


Profanity and innuendo throughout. (3) goddamns (1) Chr*st

Wine is consumed at several dinner scenes and alcohol is consumed from a bottle. Smoking is shown in the film.

The last twenty minutes are pretty intense and involve physical fighting and death. There are no frightening scenes in the film.

Over-All the main reson this film is Rated R is for: sexual content and language.

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