Search for a film

Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Frightening Scenes


Dir: Justin Simien. Comedy/Fantasy. Based on Disney's Haunted Mansion. After moving into a haunted mansion, a mother (Rosario Dawson) and her son (Chase Dillon) hire a team of people (LaKeith Stanfield, Owen Wilson, Tiffany Haddish, Danny DeVito) to help exorcise their new home.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of profanity, cursing, and developmental slurs
  • Infrequent portrayals of weapons, gun, and hand-to-hand violence - no blood, little detail
  • Frequent portrayals of peril, frightening scenes, and paranormal phenomena
  • Brief portrayal or and references to suicide - no detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Coping with loss
  • Teamwork
  • The paranormal

Classification rationale

Rated PG for frightening scenes

Classification date

July 20, 2023

Was this page helpful?

All fields are required unless otherwise indicated.

Your submissions are monitored by our web team and are used to help improve the experience on