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Star Wars: Special Edition | 1997 | PG | - 0.4.2

Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill), Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher) and Han Solo (Harrison Ford) save a galaxy far, far away.

SEX/NUDITY 0 - None.


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VIOLENCE/GORE 4 - Smoking skeletons are seen; many people are threatened with laser guns and sometimes are actually shot (resulting in some deaths but no blood). An arm is cut off and some blood is seen. A few scuffles and attacks, and a couple of explosions. A man is strangled and a man is lifted by his throat and then his limp body is tossed across a room.


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LANGUAGE 2 - A few mild obscenities.


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DISCUSSION TOPICS - Other galaxies, the battle between good and evil, mystical forces.

MESSAGE - Good will triumph over evil.

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