The film pits classroom education vs. real-world experiences -- but in the end, life demands a far more complex solution. Nevertheless, the importance of knowledge-seeking is made very clear, especially in the way it elevates the status of women.
A couple argues loudly; two guys pilfer a map from a house and brusquely instruct their girlfriends to jump in the car.
A man in his 30s courts a 16-year-old virgin. In one scene, he asks to see her breasts, and she acquiesces -- there's no nudity, but she's shown opening her blouse. Later, they have sex, though they're only shown after the fact. Some kissing and much flirting. There's also a somewhat frank discussion about intercourse and a risqué joke about a banana.
"Bloody hell," "idiot," and "stupid."
Car, cigarette, and perfume brands (like Chanel) that evoke luxury are mentioned or shown.
Drinking, Drugs & Smoking
A 16-year-old smokes French cigarettes (Gauloises). Some social drinking.