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Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance)


Hindi-language Drama. In rural Uttar Pradesh, a pair of 60-year-old grandmothers (Taapsee Pannu, Bhumi Pednekar) begin competing in sharpshooting competitions without their husbands' knowledge.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of cursing, profanity, vulgar expressions, and developmental slurs
  • Infrequent, brief portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence – little blood and detail
  • Frequent portrayals of tobacco use in a recreational context; infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Gender and power
  • Commitment and determination
  • The impact of competitive sports

Classification rationale

Rated PG for smoking

Classification date

October 24, 2019