Norma Rae (1979) Poster


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Sex & Nudity

  • A father mentions to his daughter the men that she has slept with.
  • A woman is seen in just her bra changing her shirt, getting dressed after being with a man in a hotel.
  • A woman is seen undressing to get into a river with a man who is naked, though you only see his lightened skin, under the water. You don't see the woman's body (supposedly naked), at all.
  • A woman tells a man that she put her feet up in the air in a vehicle, resulting in a pregnancy.
  • A man tells a woman that he sleeps with a woman on Sundays and says that that must make that woman his girlfriend.
  • A man tells a woman that his piano teacher seduced him.
  • A man complains to a woman that he is going "without," meaning no sex. Indirect sexual references like that.
  • A man tells another man that a woman has been falsely accused of making a "porno movie."

Violence & Gore

  • A man strikes a woman in the face which you see later gave her a bloody nose.
  • There is a brawl between people of different races. No blood is shown and the brawl does not last long.
  • There is a violent scene where a struggling person is put into a police car against that person's will (in the DVD extra features, it is stated that two actors suffered actual injuries during the filming of that scene). Nothing bloody.


  • H*ll is said at least 6 times.
  • *ss is said at least twice.
  • Godd*mn is said at least three times.
  • K*ke is said as a racial slur.
  • Several uses of sh*t.

Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking

  • A few people smoke throughout.
  • A man offers a woman a beer and she drinks briefly.
  • A woman and a man drink at a bar and become too drunk to drive safely; a friend drives for them.

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • A woman is forced into a police car against her will, which is quite intense.
  • A man suffers a seizure / heart attack and collapses, then he dies.

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