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The Age of Innocence | 1993 | PG | - 2.0.1

Martin Scorsese directs this film adaptation of the eponymous Edith Wharton novel. It's the 1870's, and a New York aristocrat (Daniel Day-Lewis) is torn between his conservative wife (Winona Ryder) and a nonconformist Countess (Michelle Pfeiffer).

SEX/NUDITY 2 - There are a few very passionate kissing scenes and innuendo of sexual impropriety. There is some cleavage evident and some nudes in Baroque style paintings.

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VIOLENCE/GORE 0 - None.

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LANGUAGE 1 - One very mild curse.

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DISCUSSION TOPICS - Infidelity, passion, the power of peer pressure and gossip, jealousy, divorce.
MESSAGE - You'll eventually be happier if you follow your heart, even when it's going against social convention.
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Be aware that while we do our best to avoid spoilers it is impossible to disguise all details and some may reveal crucial plot elements.

We've gone through several editorial changes since we started covering films in 1992 and older reviews are not as complete & accurate as recent ones; we plan to revisit and correct older reviews as resources and time permits.

Our ratings and reviews are based on the theatrically-released versions of films; on video there are often Unrated, Special, Director's Cut or Extended versions, (usually accurately labelled but sometimes mislabeled) released that contain additional content, which we did not review.



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