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Meryl Streep plays a psychoanalyst who happily encourages her 37 year-old client (Uma Thurman) to indulge in a sexual fling with a 23-year-old man-- until the good doctor discovers it is her own son (Bryan Greenberg) who is the older woman's boyfriend. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C-
Violence: B
Sexual Content: D+
Language: D+
Drugs/Alcohol: C+
Theater Release: 27 Oct 2005
Video Release: 06 Mar 2006
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Prime is rated PG-13: (on appeal) for sexual content including dialogue, and for language.

Cast: Meryl Streep, Uma Thurman, Bryan Greenberg
Studio: 2005 Universal Studios

Detailed Review

Meryl Streep is primed and ready to play the role of a New York psychoanalyst. As Lisa Metzger, she counsels with a 37-year-old woman who works in the… 
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Why Is Prime Rated PG-13?

The fact that Prime achieved a PG-13 rating on appeal for sexual content should give… 
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Why does Lisa give different advice concerning moral issues to her clients than she does… 
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