Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Coarse Language, Nudity


Drama. When all the shelters in Cincinnati are full during a cold snap, a librarian (Emilio Estevez) helps a group of homeless men (Michael K. Williams) stage a protest at the downtown public library.

Content elements

  • One use of a variation of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; frequent use of scatological slang; infrequent use of cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand violence – little blood and detail
  • Infrequent buttock nudity in a non-sexual
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Perspectives on civic responsibility
  • Solidarity
  • Activism and demonstration

Classification rationale

Rated PG for coarse language and nudity

Classification date

April 23, 2019