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Runaway Bride



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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

Richard Gere plays a journalist investigating a woman (Julia Roberts) who loves getting engaged but develops cold feet every time she approaches the altar. Also with Joan Cusack, Hector Elizondo, Rita Wilson, Paul Dooley, Tal Carawan Jr., Tom Hines, Donal Logue, Christopher Meloni, Larry Miller, Jean Schertler, Sandra Taylor and Yul Vazquez. [1:55]

SEX/NUDITY 2 - Some sexual innuendo and kissing. People wear bikinis and swimwear at a party; we see a belly dancer.

VIOLENCE/GORE 1 - Primarily played for laughs: Three slaps on the shoulder with papers, pratfalls, a child is dragged down an aisle on a wedding gown, a face punch and some chases.

PROFANITY 2 - A couple of anatomical references and a few mild obscenities. [profanity glossary]

DISCUSSION TOPICS - Marriage and getting cold feet, reporting, small towns.

MESSAGE - Don't marry until you're ready.

Special Keywords: S2 - V1 - P2 - MPAAPG

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