COVID-19 response: Movie theatres must close

Effective December 13, 2020 some businesses will be required to close, reduce capacity or limit their in-person access. This includes movie theatres. These mandatory restrictions apply province-wide and will be in place at least until January 21, 2021.

Theatres and other movie venues, otherwise known as exhibitors, were first allowed to reopen in June. They are encouraged to review these relaunch guidance documents developed by Alberta Health:

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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