Parents' guide to select new movies:
'Fast & Furious'
Rating: PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, some sexual content, language and drug references.
What it's about: An FBI agent and his former quarry team up to drive delivery cars for a Mexican drug lord with the idea of taking him down.
The Kid Attractor Factor: Fast cars, faster women, Paul Walker.
Good lessons/bad lessons: "Nothing really matters without a code." And not just anybody can drive like this.
Violence: Brawls, shootouts, very bad driving.
Language: Some profanity.
Sex: Suggested, pursued.
Drugs and alcohol: Heroin is a plot device, Coronas are consumed.
Parents' advisory: Teens will almost certainly take the wrong message about driving from this theme-park ride of a thriller.
Rating: R for language, drug use and sexual references.
What it's about: Sensitive college boy finds love and unhappiness in a summer job at an amusement park.
The Kid Attractor Factor: It's from the folks who made Superbad and it stars Twilight's Kristen Stewart.
Good lessons/bad lessons: Lying about your married lover is OK, if you're hot.
Violence: A couple of punches are thrown.
Language: It's from the people who made Superbad.
Sex: Again, Superbad. Yes.
Drugs and alcohol: Pot and alcohol are used.
Parents' advisory: Sweeter than Superbad, more adult, not for younger teens.