Apollo 13

 
 

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Unlike the MPAA we do not assign one inscrutable rating based on age, but 3 objective ratings for SEX/NUDITY, VIOLENCE/GORE and PROFANITY on a scale of 0 to 10, from lowest to highest, depending on quantity and context.

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MPAA Rating: PG

The nearly fatal Apollo 13 mission is detailed in this film by Ron Howard. With Tom Hanks, Bill Paxton, Kevin Bacon and Gary Sinise.

SEX/NUDITY 2 - A man and woman hug and he puts his face between her clothed bosom briefly. Some sexual references and a couple of kisses. A woman is shown in a shower and we see shoulders and legs. A man exits a shower and wraps a towel around him while his date asks him to stay in the shower with her (we don't see her until she exits the shower with a towel wrapped around herself).

VIOLENCE/GORE 2 - A woman dreams of an explosion in space and sees astronauts bumping each other in the space module, and one man being sucked out into space. Many explosions, some of which result in dangerous situations. The astronauts yell at each other in one scene, and a few other scenes of the astronauts bumping heads.

PROFANITY 5 - One F-word, 10 scatological terms, and a handful of milder obscenities. [profanity glossary]

DISCUSSION TOPICS - Space travel, the space program, technology, teamwork.

MESSAGE - Keep working until you find a solution; never give up.

Special Keywords: S2 - V2 - P5 - MPAAPG

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