Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance)


Documentary. Using a mix of interviews and archival recordings of his presentations, the American spiritual teacher Ram Dass, born Richard Alpert, tells the story of his life, while summarizing his primary teachings.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of mild cursing
  • Infrequent references to illness and death, sexual thoughts, and illegal substance use

Thematic elements

  • Being here now
  • Spirituality in the twentieth century
  • Perspectives on spiritual life

Classification rationale

Rated PG for references to mature subject matter

Classification date

August 30, 2019