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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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Violence & Gore
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MPAA Rating: PG-13

Tom Selleck, stars as a yuppie with an idyllic lifestyle, who ends up having to care for his senile father (Don Ameche) and suddenly all that was near and dear to him begins to slide down the dumper.

SEX/NUDITY 2 - No nudity. One mild love-making scene -- the focus is on the faces.

VIOLENCE/GORE 2 - Slapstick violence throughout, except that Tom Selleck, the recipient of most of it, actually receives injuries from the such treatment.

PROFANITY 2 - A scattering of colorful language. [profanity glossary]

DISCUSSION TOPICS - The common problem of adult children left to care for their aging parents is the plot.

MESSAGE - The importance of family is the message, but told in an inappropriate way by making fun of the old and infirm.

Special Keywords: S2 - V2 - P2 - MPAAPG-13

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