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Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance)


Dir: Stephen S. Campanelli. Comedy. An awkward teenager (Daniel Doheny) is challenged to come out of his shell when an American girl (Louriza Tronco) moves next-door.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; frequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, vulgar expressions, and developmental slurs
  • Brief references to suicide - no detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand violence in a slapstick context - no blood, little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Coming of age
  • Self-acceptance
  • Friendship

Classification rationale

Rated PG for coarse language

Classification date

October 25, 2022

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