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Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance)


Dir: Michael Lembeck. Comedy. After reluctantly agreeing to move in to a senior's home, a woman (Ellen Burstyn) encounters a clique of mean-spirited women (Jane Curtin, Loretta Devine) and an amorous widower (James Caan).

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Infrequent references to illness and death - some detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol, tobacco, and cannabis use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Aging
  • Connections and belonging
  • Navigating relationships

Classification rationale

Rated PG for mild coarse language and mature themes

Classification date

May 06, 2021

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