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Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Coarse Language

Synopsis

Drama. While working on a play, a young actress (Helena Howard) finds her mental health suffering when she begins to take the performance too personally.

Content elements

  • Frequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang, profanity, vulgar expressions, and sexual slurs
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand violence - no blood or detail
  • Infrequent buttock and female frontal nudity in a non-sexual context
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol and tobacco use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Artistic expression
  • Commitment and dedication
  • Mental illness

Classification rationale

Rated PG for coarse language

Classification date

January 15, 2020