PG(Parental Guidance) Coarse Language


Comedy/Family. Based on characters created by Brian Burns. Brad (Will Farrell) and Dusty (Mark Wahlberg) spend the Christmas holiday together with their quirky fathers (Mel Gibson, John Lithgow).

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand, weapons, and gun violence in a slapstick context - little blood and detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • The families we make
  • Perspectives on fatherhood
  • Overcoming differences

Classification rationale

Rated PG for coarse language, slapstick violence, and alcohol use all in a comedic context

Classification date

October 30, 2017