Darkest Hour

Information and ratings for Darkest Hour

PG(Parental Guidance) Substance Abuse


Historical Drama. After being appointed Prime Minister, Winston Churchill (Gary Oldman) faces opposition leading up to the evacuation of Dunkirk.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, and profanity
  • Infrequent portrayals of weapons violence in a WWII context- no blood or detail
  • Pervasive portrayals of alcohol and tobacco use in a historical context

Thematic elements

  • Courage and confidence
  • Decision making
  • Power and leadership

Classification rationale

Rated PG for pervasive smoking as well as some coarse language and violence

Classification date

November 06, 2017