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Houseguest | 1995 | PG | - 2.3.3

Sinbad stars as a man who cons Phil Hartman into letting him stay in his house as a guest.

SEX/NUDITY 2 - A couple of kisses. A man drops his pants at a party (he's wearing underwear). Five kids are also shown in underwear.


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VIOLENCE/GORE 3 - A couple of punches. One man gets a chair smashed over him. A few kids are hit in the face with basketballs. A small girl holds a gun on two thugs (the gun is used to threaten people throughout the film).


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LANGUAGE 3 - Several scatological terms, mild profanities and a string of sexual double-entendres.


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DISCUSSION TOPICS - Loan sharks; parenthood vs. career.

MESSAGE - Don't try to pass yourself off as something you're not. Friendship is about give and take.

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