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Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Violence


Malayalam-language Drama. After he is arrested for transporting liquor in a region where alcohol is prohibited, a retired soldier (Prithviraj Sukumaran) uses his influence to disrupt the life of a police officer (Biju Menon).

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of cursing and profanity
  • Frequent portrayals of weapons and hand-to-hand violence – no blood, some detail; infrequent portrayals of gun violence – no blood or detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of tobacco and alcohol use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Ego
  • Power and control
  • Revenge and escalation

Classification rationale

Rated PG for violence and some substance use

Classification date

February 05, 2020