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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Animated/Family. A boy (voice of Ilai Swindells) is the heir to a proud family of werewolves, but on the night of his first transformation he turns into a poodle instead.

Content elements

  • Infrequent portrayals of peril to main characters, and hand-to-hand and weapons violence in a slapstick context - no detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of transformations in a werewolf context - little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of bodily functions in the context of animated animals - little detail

Thematic elements

  • Expectation versus reality
  • Coping with loss
  • Family and friendship

Classification rationale

Rated G for material that is unlikely to disturb most viewers

Classification date

September 22, 2020