Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance)


Drama. Based on the novel 'My Abandonment' by Peter Rock. After they are discovered in a park, a teenage girl (Thomasin Harcourt McKenzie) and her father (Ben Foster) living off-the-grid in the wild are forced to adapt to their new lives.

Content elements

  • Infrequent portrayals of injury - little blood and detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in a recreational context; breif portrayal of prescription medication trafficking

Thematic elements

  • Parent/child bonds
  • Independence and isolation
  • Living with trauma

Classification rationale

Rated PG for portrayals of injury and substance trafficking

Classification date

June 25, 2018