Win a Date with Tad Hamilton! [2004] [PG-13]

 
 

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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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A young woman (Kate Bosworth) from a small West Virginia hamlet wins a date with a famous movie star (Josh Duhamel). She travels to Hollywood for the date but when she returns home it's evident that she has had a profound impact on the star, who follows her back to her small town. That's until, however, the part he's been waiting for comes through. At the same time, the manager of the grocery store (Topher Grace) where she works admits that he loves her. Also with Gary Cole and Ginnifer Goodwin. Directed by Robert Luketic. [1:35]

SEX/NUDITY 4 - A man and a young woman kiss passionately, he takes off her shirt (she's wearing a tank top underneath) and then they are interrupted. A man and a woman kiss, he is bare-chested with a cloth garment wrapped around his waist and it is implied that they have had sex. A man and a young woman kiss and lie back on a bed (they are both clothed). A man and a young woman kiss, a man and a young woman kiss and he caresses her thigh. A man and a woman kiss and dance together. A man and a young woman kiss and he plays with her hair, and a man and a young woman kiss in several scenes. A young man and a young woman dance, hug and kiss. A young man and a young woman kiss, and a man kisses a woman's neck. A man invites a young woman to his house. A woman flirts with a young man in several scenes. A woman in a tiny bikini hitchhikes along a road and the sign she holds reads, "I left my clothes in San Francisco." Women wear bikinis and men wear swimsuits around a pool. A man is shown in his jockey underwear. A woman wears a low-cut tank top that reveals cleavage and a tattoo on her chest. Two young women wear low-cut tops that reveal cleavage. A man opens a stall door in a bathroom and we see another man sitting on the toilet with his pants around his ankles. Two men take off their shirts and we see them bare-chested. People talk about sex and make suggestive remarks in several scenes: A young woman describes what she thinks her friend is doing with a man and says "his manhood is yearning, her perfect breasts are heaving," a young woman says to a man, "I will have given myself to you in ways that you have only read about," a young woman says, "I would like to touch intimately the person who thought of that...," a young man says, "He's just trying to sleep with you," and a young man says to a young woman, "guard your carnal treasure."

VIOLENCE/GORE 2 - A man slaps a man in the face. A man drives recklessly while drinking alcohol and smoking. A young man swerves while driving and crashes into a mailbox. A young man threatens another man with violence. A woman vomits on a man's shoes (we hear her gag).

PROFANITY 4 - 4 sexual references, 3 scatological terms, 5 anatomical terms, 4 mild obscenities, 8 religious exclamations. [profanity glossary]

DISCUSSION TOPICS - Stardom, love, conceit, competition, friendship, fame, being nobody, priorities, honesty, virtue, goodness, jealousy.

MESSAGE - Don't ever give up on true love.

(Note: People are shown smoking cigarettes and drinking alcohol.)

Special Keywords: S4 - V2 - P4 - MPAAPG-13

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