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:

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Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Coarse Language, Mature Subject Matter


Comedy. After her con artist parents (Debra Winger, Richard Jenkins) enlist a stranger (Gina Rodriguez) to help them run scams, a young woman's (Evan Rachel Wood) life is turned upside-down.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of the sexual expletive, once in a sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang and profanity
  • Infrequent use of sexual language and references - no detail
  • Infrequent breast nudity in a breastfeeding context
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Family dynamics
  • Loyalty and betrayal
  • Belonging

Classification rationale

Rated PG for coarse language, nudity, and mature subject matter

Classification date

September 15, 2020