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:

For questions about the guidance resources, email

For general information, visit COVID-19 info for Albertans.

Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance)


Drama/Comedy. A salesclerk (Emilia Clarke) in a Christmas shop meets a handsome man (Henry Golding) who encourages her to change her perspective on life.

Content elements

  • Frequent use of scatological slang; infrequent use of cursing, profanity, vulgar expressions, and mild sexual references
  • Frequent portrayals of alcohol use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Family bonds
  • Self-awareness, acceptance, and maturity
  • Selfishness versus charitableness

Classification rationale

Rated PG for coarse language and alcohol

Classification date

October 28, 2019