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MPAA Rated PG - 13 for a scene of sexuality and brief strong language

Sex & Nudity

  • Two scenes show characters at the beach in their bathing suits. The women wear one-pieces while the men wear short swim trunks. A woman is also seen trying on bathing suits earlier in the movie.

Violence & Gore

  • While on a ship, a woman gets seasick and vomits into a bucket. The vomit is not shown.


  • One woman says "f*ck* twice in anger. Other milder language is said sporadically throughout.

Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking

  • Drugs: None
  • Background characters are occasionally seen smoking. Wine is sometimes seen at dinner.

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • There are many emotional scenes throughout the movie, including when the main character is deeply lonely and homesick.


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

Sex & Nudity

  • There is a sensual scene which depicts an adult couple kissing before they engage in sex for the first time. They are briefly shown in their modest underwear before they lie down and the camera focuses on their faces. Shadowy movements are scene, but the camera remains shoulders up. The scene lasts one minute.

Violence & Gore

  • A character dies offscreen and her body is found by her mother. Her body has no visible marks of distress, but the body is pale and clearly lifeless.

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • The sudden death of the main character's sister can be upsetting. Though her death is offscreen, we see her mother find her body and react in despair. A large part of the movie is dedicated to the grief of the characters.

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