Le scaphandre et le papillon
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The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007) More at IMDbPro »Le scaphandre et le papillon (original title)

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A paralyzed man's genitals are clearly visible for several seconds as he is being bathed. His penis, testicles and pubic hair are seen.

A man and woman lie in bed after sex. Part of his buttocks and her bare breasts are seen for about twenty seconds.

A woman lies in bed and pulls a sheet off of her, briefly revealing her bare breasts.

A woman is shown topless during a photo shoot. Her bare breasts are briefly seen.

A man asks his son if he has pubic hair.

A man's eyelid is sewn shut. It is in the man's point of view, so you can see the inside of the eyelid and the string as it is pulled to seal the eyelid. The eye is shown after the procedure is finished, and it is red, swollen, and has the black, crossed stitching.

Contains some mild coarse language (e.g. "shit", "dick").

Contains some casual drinking and smoking.

The theme of paralysis may be upsetting or confusing for some viewers, especially when viewed from the main character's point of view.

Rated PG-13 for nudity, sexual content and some language

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