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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Family/Comedy/Drama. A 12-year-old boy (Noah Schnapp) from Brooklyn finds solace from his quarrelsome half-Muslim, half-Jewish family in learning to cook with a Brazilian chef (Seu Jorge).

Content elements

  • One use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang and profanity

Thematic elements

  • Family dynamics
  • Ethnicity, religion, and identity
  • Food culture

Classification rationale

Rated PG for infrequent coarse language

Classification date

July 02, 2020