Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Substance Abuse


Comedy. A pair of teenage girls (P.J. Soles, Dey Young) plan to attend a Ramones concert despite their principal’s (Mary Woronov) belief that rock music corrupts teenager's brains.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of cursing and vulgar expressions
  • Infrequent use of mild sexual references and language
  • Infrequent portrayals of tobacco, alcohol, and cannabis use involving teenagers – some detail

Thematic elements

  • Youth rebellion
  • Overcoming adversity
  • The joy of rock music

Classification rationale

Rated PG for underage substance use and some sexual references

Classification date

September 06, 2019