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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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Sex & Nudity
Violence & Gore
Profanity
1 to 10

MPAA Rating: R

College kids battle love problems and friendship in the local mall.

SEX/NUDITY 5 - We see a man's bare buttocks and women's bare breasts. A topless fortune teller strokes and cuddles her breasts in an extended scene. We see a videotape of an obviously naked couple (although we see no nudity) presumably having anal sex. A man and woman kiss in an elevator; he is facing her with his pants around his ankles, and then she's on top of him (all brief, with nothing much seen). Many sexual references, sometimes obscene and graphic and some obscene sexual gestures.

VIOLENCE/GORE 2 - Some fistfights and some kicking (one resulting in a bloody nose). A character keeps falling and going through walls with his head.

PROFANITY 8 - 25+ F-words, many scatological references, many mild obscenities, many anatomical references. [profanity glossary]

DISCUSSION TOPICS - Falling in love and breaking up, parental control.

MESSAGE - Be true to yourself; don't let others sway your convictions.

Special Keywords: S5 - V2 - P8 - MPAAR

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