The Sixth Man

 
 

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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
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MPAA Rating: PG-13

Two brothers deal with ghosts, death and basketball when one dies during a game.

SEX/NUDITY 2 - Sexual innuendo (including references to masturbation). A kiss. A naked man in the shower seen waist-up only.

VIOLENCE/GORE 3 - A man dies of a heart attack while holding onto a basketball hoop, falls onto the court and hits his head hard. A fistfight, a fight amongst team members on the court with hitting and slapping. A man is thrown against a backboard and hits his neck and shoulder and thereby breaks his collarbone. A mascot is hit in the crotch by a teeter-totter. Pratfalls, scuffles. When the ghost appears we hear eerie voices, and lights flicker on and off.

PROFANITY 5 - One F-word, many mild obscenities, some anatomical references, a few scatological references. [profanity glossary]

DISCUSSION TOPICS - Basketball, death, siblings, winning and competition.

MESSAGE - It's better to win by not cheating. Death must be accepted.

Special Keywords: S2 - V3 - P5 - MPAAPG-13

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