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A Dangerous Woman



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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: R

Debra Winger stars as a mentally retarded woman, who is suspected of swiping money from her employer's cash register. Barbara Hershey and Gabriel Byrne co-star.

SEX/NUDITY 7 - There are several sex scenes, with varying degrees of intensity and nudity: one scene leaves little to the imagination, and another takes place on a kitchen floor; yet another is interrupted. We also see a side shot of a woman's bosom, and another woman's naked behind (while she is sexually gratifying herself), and also a man's naked behind.

VIOLENCE/GORE 6 - A woman tries to run her husband over with a car and then points a gun at him. Another woman takes a kitchen knife to a co-worker and slices into his stomach with about 30 slashes -- a very bloody, graphic and disturbing scene.

PROFANITY 7 - A couple of dozen F-words are employed, as well as several assorted scatological and anatomical references. [profanity glossary]

DISCUSSION TOPICS - Rape, prison, murder, adultery, abortion, mental illness.

MESSAGE - Those who are mentally retarded are wackos, so stay away from them.

Special Keywords: S7 - V6 - P7 - MPAAR

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