COVID-19 response: Movie theatres allowed to reopen

Stage 2 of Alberta’s Relaunch Strategy began on June 12, 2020. Movie theatres are permitted to reopen if they have physical distancing requirements and other public health guidelines in place.

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Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Mature Subject Matter


Hindi-language Drama. A couple (Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Farhan Akhtar) do everything in their power to give their ill daughter (Zaira Wasim) the happiest life possible.

Content elements

  • One use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Infrequent use of sexual language and references
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand violence – no blood, little detail; infrequent portrayals of medical emergencies – no blood, little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol and tobacco use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Coping with loss
  • Finding meaning in life
  • Familial bonds

Classification rationale

Rated PG for coarse language and some mature subject matter

Classification date

October 09, 2019