Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Coarse Language, Mature Subject Matter


Mandarin-language Drama. While at a dinner party, several friends (Tong Dawei, Ma Li, Huo Siyan, Qiao Shan, Xi Ming) agree to share the contents of all phone calls and text messages they receive during dinner.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Infrequent use of sexual references and innuendo - little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand and weapons violence, most in a domestic context – no blood, little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of smoking and alcohol use in a recreational context - little detail

Thematic elements

  • Appearance versus reality
  • Secrets and lies
  • Friendship

Classification rationale

Rated PG for coarse language and mature subject matter

Classification date

December 19, 2018