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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 teenage girl is raped by her teacher: he kisses her, opens his pants, and thrusts while she cries for help (no skin shown).

Semen is found in a locker. A rubber phallus is found at a cafeteria.

A scantily clad woman on a calendar is briefly seen.

A husband and wife kiss in a couple of scenes.

A man tries to kiss a woman and she pushes away from him.

A brief glimpse of a woman's slightly bloodied face after implied spousal abuse.

The aforementioned rape.

A man grabs a woman's crotch while pinning her (both are in mining attire).

A portable toilet is tipped over and covers a woman with urine.

A woman is shown in the serious stages of Lou Gehrig's Disease.

13 uses of 'fuck', 8 of 'shit', 6 of 'ass', 5 of 'b-tch', 3 of 'wh-re', 2 'homo', 2 of 'son of a bitch', and 1 of 't-ts' and 'dick'. Also 7 instances of "hell", 6 of "crap", 5 of "damn", 4 of "God", and 4 of "Jesus".

Some drinking, including a bar scene. Occasional smoking. A pre-teen boy appears drunk in one scene.

A sympathetic protagonist takes a lot of verbally-charged abuse.

A rape scene.

Potentially distressing material throughout.

Rated R for sequences involving sexual harassment including violence and dialogue, and for language

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