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Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Violence, Not Recommended For Young Children


Dir: Joel Coen. Drama. Based on the play by William Shakespeare. A Scottish lord (Denzel Washington) and his wife (Frances McDormand) become power hungry and make plans to seize power.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of cursing and sexual slurs
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand and weapons violence, some involving children - some blood and little detail
  • Portrayal of a suicide - no detail

Thematic elements

  • Power and corruption
  • Hubris
  • Guilt

Classification rationale

Rated PG for violence

Classification date

December 20, 2021

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