COVID-19 response: Movie theatres allowed to remain open

Effective November 27, 2020 new restrictions will limit the amount of contact between people in the community, while still allowing businesses to offer services. Movie theatres in enhanced status (purple) areas may remain open with capacity limited to 25% of the occupancy as set under the Alberta Fire Code.

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:

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

Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance)


Dir: Marc Meyers. Drama/Romance. The wedding plans of a couple (Jessica Rothe, Harry Shum Jr) are complicated when the groom receives a cancer diagnosis.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of profanity, cursing, and vulgar expressions
  • Frequent portrayals of illness - little blood or detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in a recreational context - little detail

Thematic elements

  • The power of love
  • Coping with grief
  • Community

Classification rationale

Rated PG for coarse language

Classification date

November 17, 2020