Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance)


Biography/Drama. In late 1800s America, a power struggle over which electrical system would gain prominence emerges between entrepreneur George Westinghouse (Michael Shannon) and inventors Thomas Edison (Benedict Cumberbatch) and Nikola Tesla (Nicholas Hoult).

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Infrequent portrayals of gun and weapons violence, and injury and illness - little blood or detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of smoking and alcohol use in recreational and historical contexts - little detail

Thematic elements

  • Capitalism and competition
  • Intellectual rivalries
  • Invention and innovation

Classification rationale

Rated PG for some violence and coarse language

Classification date

October 11, 2019