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Blown Away | 1994 | R | - 0.7.5

Tommy Lee Jones is a mad bomber blowing up Boston, and ex-cop Jeff Bridges must come out of retirement to stop him.

SEX/NUDITY 0 - No sex or nudity.


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VIOLENCE/GORE 7 - There are a lot of explosions and images of charred people. A man is stabbed to death, and a man is killed by the recoil of an exploding bomb. Two more men are blown up in a truck. The charred body of one man is shown lying on the ground. A dog is found dead. A man is used as a human time bomb, and he blows up -- off screen. Two men fight it out with lots of pushing, shoving and pounding.


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LANGUAGE 5 - One F-word and about five scatological terms.


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DISCUSSION TOPICS - Deception and keeping secrets, revenge.

MESSAGE - You can't forget your past and you can't keep secrets from the ones you love. Everyone makes mistakes.

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