Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Coarse Language, Substance Abuse


Drama. In 1968, actress and singer Judy Garland (Renée Zellweger) travels to London to perform in a concert series.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, vulgar expressions, and sexual slurs
  • Infrequent references to suicide – little detail
  • Frequent portrayals of tobacco, alcohol, and prescription drug use, some in an addiction context

Thematic elements

  • Public versus private lives
  • Acceptance and belonging
  • Power, control, and fame

Classification rationale

Rated PG for coarse language and substance abuse

Classification date

August 23, 2019