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MPAA Rated PG for mild language, violence and sensuality

Sex & Nudity

  • Three short scenes of passionate kissing, a woman undressing but undergarments kept on, implied sex but nothing is seen

Violence & Gore


Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking

  • Characters are shown smoking and drinking alcohol. A character gets drunk at a wedding feast and makes a scene.

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • A man attacks another man who had an affair with a relative of his.
  • The film does deal with thematic elements such as upper-class social intrigue, class disputes, infidelity, and out-of-wedlock pregnancy.


The Parents Guide items below may give away important plot points.

Sex & Nudity

  • A sexual affair (a married man is seen kissing another woman and sex is implied but not shown); an out-of-wedlock pregnancy.

Violence & Gore

  • A man hits another man with the flat of a sword; the victim stumbles and a bookcase falls on him; he then dies (of a heart attack).

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