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Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Mature Subject Matter


Korean-language Documentary. A devout Christian retains his faith through a long struggle with cancer, while his family also suffers various other hardships.

Content elements

  • Pervasive depictions of terminal illness, surgery, and health struggles in a documentary context - much suffering, some detail, little blood

Thematic elements

  • Religion and faith
  • Illness and health

Classification rationale

Rated PG for pervasive depictions of terminal illness

Classification date

January 23, 2020