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:

For questions about the guidance resources, email

For general information, visit COVID-19 info for Albertans.

Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance)


Comedy. Based on characters by Chris Matheson and Ed Solomon. Bill (Alex Winter) and Ted (Keanu Reeves) find themselves still struggling to write the song that unites the world, and now they have a deadline.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand and gun violence - no blood or detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • The power of friendship
  • Destiny
  • Family dynamics

Classification rationale

Rated PG for mild coarse language, violence, and substance use

Classification date

August 19, 2020