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Sex & Nudity

  • Teenage boys look at a Playboy magazine centerfold of a nude woman. Her breasts are seen a few times.
  • There are several instances of innuendo and direct mentions of sex. Mention of masturbation.
  • One party scene of teen couples making out. They kiss passionately while sitting , and this continues when they are lying on top of each other on the floor (clothed and mostly off-screen).

Violence & Gore

  • At one point, a character is punched in the face, causing his nose to bleed.
  • A boy is paddled on his bottom by the headmaster of his school in punishment for "speaking out of turn". Sensitive children might find that upsetting to see.


  • Six uses of "sh--", 2 "G-damn", a few "damn". One of the characters says "Puck you".

Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking

  • There are teenagers smoking throughout the film
  • There are several scenes involving underage drinking

Frightening & Intense Scenes


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Violence & Gore

  • A character shoots himself in the head, but it is not shown.

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • There is a scene where a main character commits suicide with his father's gun. It is not shown, only implied, but the emotional tension during and after the scene is high.
  • The ending scene (Keating's farewell) is very emotional.

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