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Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Violence, Not Recommended For Young Children


Sinhala-language Drama/Action. In the 16th century Kingdom of Kotte, a young woman (Senali Fonseka) falls in love with a spy (Hemal Ranasinghe) despite her engagement to a soldier (Ashan Dias).

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of cursing, vulgar expressions, and sexual slurs
  • Frequent portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence, some in a torture context – some blood and detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of tobacco and alcohol use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Honour and duty
  • The complexities of romantic relationships
  • Power and control

Classification rationale

Rated PG for genre violence

Classification date

November 20, 2019