Still, the film got released in the end, and we highly doubt it would have been so in this day and age.
She rose to prominence for her role in Brian De Palma's Body Double 1984 , which earned her a National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress.
After acting on stage in London, in 2003 she made her Broadway debut in a revival of the musical Chicago, receiving celebratory reviews that made it a box office success.
The guy, Pinto Tom Hulce , then has a debate with his conscience over whether or not to sleep with the passed out drunk 13-year-old.
The entire film is controversial in many ways, but there is one scene in particular that involves a 12-year-old Shirley Mills skinny-dipping with another boy.
The issue is that she was playing a 13-year-old character, the daughter of the mayor.