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)


Japanese-language Drama. Based on the novel by Tomoka Shibasaki. After falling in love with a drifter (Masahiro Higashide) who disappears suddenly, a young woman (Erika Karata) meets a man (Masahiro Higashide) who looks exactly like the drifter but acts completely differently.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of cursing and profanity
  • Infrequent portrayals of natural disasters, injuries, and accidents - no blood or detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol and tobacco use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Complexities of relationships
  • Love
  • Closure

Classification rationale

Rated PG for substance use

Classification date

November 07, 2019