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Alaska | 1996 | PG | - 0.3.2

Two children try to find their Dad after he crashes his plane in the wilderness.

SEX/NUDITY 0 - None.

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VIOLENCE/GORE 3 - A man sets his own broken leg (twists and screams). Bears are shot at and killed. A man taunts an imprisoned bear cub with the head and skin of the bear's mother. A bear attacks people. The kids climb cliff faces and mountains and nearly fall or tumble a couple of times; one is knocked unconscious by a rock. They ride dangerous rapids and waterfalls and get dunked a couple of times; one almost drowns.

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LANGUAGE 2 - A couple of scatological references, mild obscenities and anatomical references.

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DISCUSSION TOPICS - Wilderness, cliff climbing, poaching.
MESSAGE - You can do it if you try; keep the faith.
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