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Parents Guide for
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A boy shows his friend how to feel a date's breast during a movie. We see a boy and girl sitting in the back seat of a parked car, talking nervously. its family movie

A boy considers talking to an unpopular boy, and his friend warns him he can "kiss his chances of losing his virginity goodbye if he talks to him."

A man slaps and hits a boy; the boy's mouth gets bruised. A scuffle. A man cuts his eye in a mining accident; another dies in the mine (we see a sheet-covered body carried out of the mine on a stretcher). We see a man with a bandage on his head (his skull was apparently fractured in a coal-mining accident).

A couple anatomical and scatological references, lots of mild profanities and many insults


MPAA:
Rated PG for language, brief teen sensuality and alcohol use, and for some thematic elements
Certification:
Argentina:Atp / Australia:PG / Canada:14A / Canada:PG (Ontario) / Finland:K-3 (2004) / Finland:K-10 (2000) / France:Tous publics / Germany:6 / Hong Kong:II / Iceland:L / Mexico:A / New Zealand:PG / Norway:7 / Portugal:M/12 (video premiere) / Singapore:PG / South Korea:12 / Sweden:7 / Switzerland:7 (canton of Geneva) / Switzerland:7 (canton of Vaud) / UK:PG / USA:PG (certificate #36214)

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