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Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Crude Content, Coarse Language, Not Recommended For Young Children


Comedy. Based on characters created by Bennett Yellin, Peter Farrelly, and Bobby Farrelly. Lifelong friends Harry and Lloyd (Jeff Daniels, Jim Carrey) reunite to find the daughter (Rachel Melvin) Harry has never met.

Content elements

  • One use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang, mild cursing, and vulgar expressions
  • Frequent use of mild crude and sexual references in a comic context
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand and weapons violence - little blood
  • Infrequent portrayals of and references to crude bodily functions - some detail
  • Brief buttock nudity in a non-sexual context

Thematic elements

  • The bonds of friendship
  • Life as play
  • Defining family

Classification rationale

Rated PG for coarse language and pervasive crude references in a comic context

Classification date

October 28, 2014

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