Tarzan and the Lost City

 
 

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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

Tarzan's back in the jungle to save a lost city. With Casper Van Dien and Jane March.

SEX/NUDITY 1 - Brief shots of men in tribal attire which exposes parts of their bare buttocks.

VIOLENCE/GORE 5 - People and animals are shot at. A village is burned. A battle with tribesmen using bows and arrows and the bad guys using guns and machine guns. Many people are pierced and shot. Some gorillas attack some men. A boat explodes after being shot at. Fighting with punches, kicks and throwing heavy objects. A woman shoots at several men, leaving one with a bloody arm. A man turns into a skeleton, and screams in pain. A woman is punched and knocked out. A man is bitten by a snake and suffers from the poison. A woman slaps a man. A woman is tied up and threatened with a stick of dynamite. A headless snake is shown. Some men are thrown or fall off the top of a pyramid. A woman falls into a lagoon. A woman has a couple of close calls with snakes. Threatening with guns. Some men are crushed under falling rocks after an explosion. An explosion. A woman is covered with leeches. Some skeletons are seen. Some magic changes skeletons into warriors and then back again when they are killed. Some magic makes a man turn into a big snake. Some men fall through a trap door.

PROFANITY 1 - A couple of mild obscenities. [profanity glossary]

DISCUSSION TOPICS - Destruction of areas of archaeological value, good vs. evil.

MESSAGE - You must respond to the call of duty.

Special Keywords: S1 - V5 - P1 - MPAAPG

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