Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Substance Abuse, Violence


Malayalam-language Romance/Comedy. A rich, young bachelor (Nivin Pauly) has difficulty giving up alcohol and cigarettes when his girlfriend (Nayanthara) refuses to marry him until he stops his bad habits.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, and profanity
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand and weapons violence - some blood, little detail
  • Frequent portrayals of alcohol and tobacco use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Love and sacrifice
  • Appearance versus reality
  • Friendship

Classification rationale

Rated PG for violence and substance use

Classification date

September 12, 2019