PG(Parental Guidance)


Biography. Based on the novel by Les Standiford. After his last few books sold poorly, English writer Charles Dickens (Dan Stevens) is inspired to write a story about Christmas.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of mild cursing in a historical context
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand violence in a bullying context- no blood, little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of mildly frightening scenes
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in a recreational context - no detail

Thematic elements

  • Inspiration and creativity
  • Literary history
  • The artistic temperament

Classification rationale

Rated PG for infrequent portrayals of violence and mildly frightening scenes

Classification date

November 02, 2017