Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Coarse Language


Documentary. The life and work of neuroscientist, physician, and author Dr. Oliver Sacks.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context
  • Infrequent use of sexual language and references - some detail
  • Infrequent depictions of weapons violence in a war context - no blood or detail
  • Brief breast nudity in an art context
  • Infrequent depictions of alcohol and tobacco use in a recreational context; infrequent references to substance abuse - little detail

Thematic elements

  • Belonging and acceptance
  • Neuroscience, medicine, and observation
  • Disrupting stereotypes and stigma

Classification rationale

Rated PG for mature subject matter and coarse language in a documentary context

Classification date

February 04, 2020