St. Elmo's Fire
Best friends and recent Georgetown graduates struggle with the newfound responsibilities of life in the real world -- in between visits to their favorite bar, St. Elmo's -- in this classic Brat Pack drama from director Joel Schumacher.
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- Joel Schumacher
- This movie is
- DVD and Blu-ray
- 1986 Razzie® Awards
- Worst Supporting Actor: Rob Lowe
RRestricted. Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian.
YesLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 SurroundOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access; director's commentary.
Widescreen Anamorphic 2.40:1, Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
English, English SDH, French, Spanish (Neutral), PortugueseClosed captioned
YesLanguage and sound
English: Dolby True HD, English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo, French: Dolby True HD, Portuguese: Dolby True HD, Spanish (Neutral): Dolby Digital 5.1Other features
Color; interactive menus; scene access; cast and crew interviews; audio commentary; making-of featurette; music video; deleted scenes.
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Common Sense Note
Parents need to know that sex and relationships play key roles in the plot of this film. While the love-making scenes are respectful and discreet, there are some frank discussions about sex in the film. Scenes feature strong language, infidelity, acts of violence, and a suicide attempt. Characters sometimes drink in excess and behave badly as a result. One character has a cocaine problem that her friends address.
- Sexual Content
- Discreet nudity in several love scenes, frank discussions of sex .
- A few fist-fights, a scary moment when one threatens to drop another off a fire escape.
- Occasional strong language.
- Social Behavior
- Issues of infidelity in relationships, an unflattering view of welfare recipients, a father gives up care of his baby, characters fight, one attempts to force romantic attentions on another.
- Not applicable
- Drugs / Tobacco / Alcohol
- Excessive drinking with consequences, a character frequently uses cocaine on-screen.
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it