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Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance)


Hindi-language Comedy. After undergoing in vitro fertilization, a couple (Akshay Kumar, Kareena Kapoor Khan) discover that there has been a mix-up at the clinic with another couple (Diljit Dosanjh, Kiara Advani).

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, and profanity
  • Infrequent use of mild sexual language and references, often in a clinical context
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand violence – no blood or detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol, tobacco, and cannabis use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Perspectives on becoming parents
  • Finding common ground
  • The families we make

Classification rationale

Rated PG for coarse language and substance use

Classification date

December 19, 2019