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Soul Food | 1997 | R | - 4.3.7

A family tries to stay strong when their matriarch falls ill.

SEX/NUDITY 4 - A couple have sex in the bathroom with kissing and thrusting but no nudity. A couple have sex against a wall (bare male buttocks are evident). Caressing through clothes (including a quick caress of the top of a woman's breast). Scantily clad women, erotic dancing. Kissing, sexual innuendo.


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VIOLENCE/GORE 3 - Threatening with a knife. A bar brawl with a gun held to someone's head; a bottle is broken over one's head. A punch in the face and kicks. A man trashes a shop and shoves a woman around. A bit of blood on a bandage.


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LANGUAGE 7 - About 28 F-words, a few racial slurs (African-Americans about other African-Americans), some anatomical references, some mild obscenities, many scatological references.


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DISCUSSION TOPICS - Infidelity, marriage, family, illness.

MESSAGE - The family that eats together stays together.

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