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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: PG-13

The patriarch of a Pittsburgh family bites the dust and leaves the onus of responsibility on the shoulders of his eldest, played by Bob Hoskins, who's so stressed by his new status that he has his very own mid-life crisis.

SEX/NUDITY 2 - Implied extra-marital sex, sexual noises made from behind a closed bedroom door.

VIOLENCE/GORE 1 - None. It is not violent but two of the family members take the corps out of the coffin and move him to the bedroom in order to hide an illegal alien in the coffin.

PROFANITY 5 - The F-word and scattered strong language. [profanity glossary]

DISCUSSION TOPICS - Extra-marital affairs, infidelity, unwed mothers.

MESSAGE - Take charge and don't run away from your problems.

Special Keywords: S2 - V1 - P5 - MPAAPG-13

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