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.

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Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Substance Abuse


Drama. A woman (Deragh Campbell), who is sometimes overwhelmed by situations in her work and life, is variously supported or unsupported by the people around her.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Frequent portrayals of alcohol use, abuse, and intoxication - some detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of crude bodily functions in an intoxication context - little detail

Thematic elements

  • Coping with challenges
  • Difference and fitting in
  • Free spiritedness

Classification rationale

Rated PG for coarse language and alcohol use

Classification date

February 28, 2020