Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Violence


Action. To stop her aging father (Tzi Ma) from going to war, a young woman (Liu Yifei) disguises herself as a man and joins the Imperial Chinese Army.

Content elements

  • Frequent portrayals of weapons and hand-to-hand violence in a war context – no blood, some detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of peril to main characters – some detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of transformations – no detail

Thematic elements

  • Gender and power
  • Familial devotion
  • Strength and integrity

Classification rationale

Rated PG for genre violence

Classification date

March 18, 2020