Shine Movie Poster
  • Released
  • December 11, 1996
  • PG-13, 1 hr 45 min
  • Documentary
  • Drama
  • 18 Fan Ratings

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What Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that this award-winning drama depicts a mentally ill lead character who, as his dementia descends, behaves inappropriately with the opposite sex (groping womens' breasts impulsively) and sometimes goes out partially naked in public. In a discreetly shot scene he deliberately fouls a bathtub with human waste (inspring the script's lone swear word: "s--t"). There is frequent smoking and some drinking (and a glimpse of nearly nude go-go dancers in a London nite club).

  • Positive messages
  • Positive role models
  • Violence
  • Sexual
  • Language
  • Consumerism
  • Drinking & drugs
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