Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Coarse Language


Drama/Comedy/ Based on the novel by Maria Semple. After her husband (Billy Crudup) confronts her with some concerns about her behaviour, an architect (Cate Blanchett) takes off without notifying her family (Emma Nelson) as to her whereabouts.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Infrequent portrayals of tobacco and alcohol use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Family bonds
  • The artistic temperament
  • Finding purpose in life

Classification rationale

Rated PG for coarse language

Classification date

July 29, 2019