COVID-19 response: Movie theatres allowed to reopen

Stage 2 of Alberta’s Relaunch Strategy began on June 12, 2020. Movie theatres are permitted to reopen if they have physical distancing requirements and other public health guidelines in place.

Theatres and other movie venues, otherwise known as exhibitors, are encouraged to review these relaunch guidance documents developed by Alberta Health:

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Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Violence


Animation. Deku (voice of Justin Briner) and his classmates have been assigned to be the official heroes of a small peaceful island, but a powerful villain (voice of Johnny Yong Bosch) attacks.

Content elements

  • Frequent use of cursing; infrequent use of vulgar expressions
  • Pervasive portrayals of weapons and hand-to-hand violence in a fantasy context - some blood and detail
  • Frequent portrayals of nightmarish imagery and transformations

Thematic elements

  • Teamwork
  • Finding inner strength
  • Good versus evil

Classification rationale

Rated PG for violence in an animated context

Classification date

February 13, 2020