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Le cinquième élément
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Parents Guide for
The Fifth Element (1997) More at IMDbPro »Le cinquième élément (original title)

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A partially naked woman lays on a medical table.

In two scenes a woman changes her top in front of others. Her breasts are visible out of focus in the background .

A brief implied sex scene, only shoulders and above are shown.

A man engages in an off-camera oral sex act with a woman. Her facial expression during implied orgasm is shown.

Mildly revealing "futuristic" clothing (spandex, thongs, translucent plastic, etc.) on various characters throughout the film.

A young man accidentally fires off several mauser c-96 rounds at friendly aliens.

Scenes of martial-arts fighting and sci-fi gunfights. The villain uses a massive scifi gun.

A man is shown "bleeding" some sort of unexplained black goo from his forehead, implied to be the work of an evil alien.

An alien woman is shot. Items she had hidden inside her body are pulled out of the wound by hand. Mostly off-camera, but some mild blue alien gore.

5 "shits," 1 "Bastard", 1 "Goddamn", 1 "Pissed", 2 "asses," 2 "hells," and 1 "damn."

A priest character appears a bit inebriated at a spaceport bar, and his assistant shows up and has a quick drink.

A Rastafarian type character is briefly seen smoking what looks like a marijuana cigarette in one scene.

A main character and others are regularly seen smoking.

Large scifi alien creatures appear throughout the film which may frighten some children.

A woman is brought to tears watching (genuine) stock footage/photos of wars throughout human history.

Rated PG-13 for intense sci-fi violence, some sexuality and brief nudity

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