PG(Parental Guidance) Coarse Language


Drama. Based upon the novel 'Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda' by Becky Albertalli. A high school student (Nick Robinson) decides whether or not to come out to his friends and family.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang, vulgar expressions, and sexual slurs; frequent use of cursing and profanity
  • Infrequent use of sexual language and references - little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Friendship and honesty
  • High school dynamics
  • Appearances versus reality

Classification rationale

Rated PG for coarse language

Classification date

January 08, 2018