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.

Theatres and other movie venues, otherwise known as exhibitors, are encouraged to review these relaunch guidance documents developed by Alberta Health:

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Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance)


Drama. In 1839, a jailer (Jasen Wade) is tasked with overseeing Joseph Smith (Brandon Ray Olive) and his companions as they await trail for treason and murder.

Content elements

  • Infrequent portrayals of gun and hand-to-hand violence – no blood, little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of crude bodily functions – little detail

Thematic elements

  • Faith and belief
  • Survival

Classification rationale

Rated PG for some violence

Classification date

October 10, 2019