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Snow Flower and the Secret Fan

Snow Flower (Gianna Jun) and Lily (Bingbing Li) are laotong -- sworn sisters for life -- who share their most private thoughts with one another. Over one hundred years later, their descendants Sophia and Nina (also played by Gianna Jun and Bingbing Li) struggle to keep a friendship alive. Get the movie review and more. »


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Run Time: 103
Theater Release: 15 Jul 2011
Video Release: 01 Nov 2011
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Why Is Snow Flower and the Secret Fan Rated PG-13?

This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:


- Infrequent portrayals of domestic cruelty, sometimes toward children (some blood and a little detail shown).

- Some scenes may frighten children.

Sexual Content:

- Brief portrayal of simulated sexual activity (no nudity shown).

- Mild sexual references and innuendo.

- Embracing and kissing

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Infrequent portrayals of smoking.

- References to drug use in an historical context.

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