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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 man jokingly implies that he is going to have sex all day with his wife.

A married man has an affair.

A man tells a story about how he accidentally killed a man he was trying to mug.

A father and a son get into a fight with one of them swinging a bat at the other, which ends with one getting pinned to the ground and almost knocked unconscious.

Nigger is said many times throughout the film; however, the only character to use it is black himself.

The male characters often share a pint of gin; one is clearly drunk in one scene. Another scene is set in a bar. Strangely, for a film set in the 1950s, nobody smokes.

Characters frequently get into very intense arguments with each other.


MPAA:
Rated PG-13 for thematic elements, language and some suggestive references
Certification:
Canada:PG (British Columbia) / Ireland:12A (IFCO) / UK:12A / USA:PG-13 (certificate #50721)

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