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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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A (married) man and woman kiss passionately and walk to the bedroom. It is implied they're going to have sex, but they are interrupted.

A man watches his wife who is completely nude in a shower; however nudity is obscured by frosted glass. The blurred outline of her breasts and buttocks are visible, but there are no details.

A man is wearing only his underwear in one scene.

Cole's mother is briefly in a bra, with just cleavage visible.

A woman lays in bed and we see cleavage in her nightgown.

A man makes subtly romantic, friendly advances towards a married woman. We find out later that her husband is dead.

A man lies on his back with a small pool of blood behind it.

The ghost of a young boy has a bloody wound on the back of his head briefly.

The ghost of a woman is briefly seen with graphic burns on one side of her body.

The ghost of a woman is briefly seen with blood on a side of her face.

A man has some blood on the back of his shirt in a scene.

The ghost of a woman is seen with a bruised face, implying she is the victim of domestic violence. She turns around, briefly revealing cut wrists.

The ghost of a girl vomits suddenly and graphically.

The dead bodies of a man, woman and child are seen hanging by the neck from a distance.

A man is shot in the stomach, and the shooter then shoots himself in the head off-screen. No blood.

A young boy is locked in a closet and begins screaming. He bashes on the door, and when it's opened, he is unconscious and is hospitalized.

At the funeral of a young girl, a videotape briefly shows a parent feeding his/her child poisoned soup to keep her sick.

Bullshit, ass and dick are used once each. Goddamn, damn and hell are used a few times.

Damn, bitch and fuck are all briefly seen scrawled on a piece of paper, however they are easily missed.

A man and woman drink wine and appear a little tipsy.

A few jump scenes. Some of the entries under 'Violence & Gore' might be disturbing.

MPAA/USA - Rated PG-13 for intense thematic material and violent images.

BBFC/UK - Rated 15 (moderate horror, threat).

Rated PG-13 for intense thematic material and violent images
Argentina:13 / Australia:M / Brazil:12 / Canada:14A (Alberta/British Columbia) / Canada:PG (Manitoba/Nova Scotia) / Canada:AA (Ontario) / Canada:13+ (Québec) / Chile:TE / Finland:K-16 / Finland:K-15/13 (2001 reform re-rating) / Finland:K-16/13 (2012 reform re-rating) / France:12 / Germany:16 (w) / Hong Kong:IIB / Hungary:16 / Iceland:16 / India:A (cinema release) / Italy:VM14 / Japan:R-15 / Malaysia:18SG / Netherlands:16 / New Zealand:M / Norway:15 / Peru:14 / Philippines:PG-13 / Portugal:M/12 / Russia:12+ / Singapore:PG / Singapore:PG13 (re-rating) / South Korea:12 / Sweden:11 / Switzerland:16 (canton of Geneva) / Switzerland:16 (canton of Vaud) / UK:15 / USA:PG-13 (No. 36763)

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