Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance)

Synopsis

Adventure. Eccentric doctor and veterinarian John Dolittle (Robert Downey Jr.) must come out of seclusion to save Queen Victoria's (Jessie Buckley) life.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of cursing and profanity
  • Frequent portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence, often involving animals, often in a slapstick context – no blood, little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of frightening scenes and peril – some detail

Thematic elements

  • Coping with loss
  • The families we make
  • Finding a purpose

Classification rationale

Rated PG for some violence that may frighten young children

Classification date

January 07, 2020