Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Violence


Hindi-language Comedy/Drama. In Bihar, a groom kidnapper (Sidharth Malhotra) finds himself kidnapped by his childhood sweetheart (Parineeti Chopra).

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of cursing
  • Infrequent use of sexual references – no nudity, little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence – some blood, little detail
  • Portrayal of a sexually suggestive scene – no nudity or detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of tobacco, alcohol, and cannabis use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Gender and power in romantic relationships
  • Groom kidnapping and dowry in India
  • True love versus social status

Classification rationale

Rated PG for violence, substance use, and some mild sexual content

Classification date

August 01, 2019