Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Coarse Language


Comedy/Drama. A man (Zack Gottsagen), with dreams of becoming a wrestler, runs away from his care home and teams up with a crab fisherman (Shia LaBeouf) who is also on the run.

Content elements

  • One use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; frequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, vulgar expressions, and developmental slurs
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand and weapons violence, most in a wrestling context - no blood, little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol and tobacco use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • The families we make
  • Escape
  • Ability and expectations

Classification rationale

Rated PG for coarse language

Classification date

August 02, 2019