Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance)


Adventure. Based upon the novel by Jack London. During the 1890s gold rush, a domesticated dog from California is kidnapped and shipped to the Yukon where he befriends by a man (Harrison Ford) separated from his family.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of mild cursing and profanity
  • Infrequent portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence, some involving animals - no blood, some detail; frequent portrayals of peril to main characters
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in recreational and historical contexts

Thematic elements

  • Coping with loss
  • Belonging and purpose
  • Loyalty and friendship

Classification rationale

Rated PG for alcohol use and violence

Classification date

February 10, 2020