Deepwater Horizon
(Parental Guidance) Coarse Language, Not Recommended For Young Children
Synopsis:
Action/Drama. Based on the New York Times article "Deepwater Horizon's Final Hours" by David Barstow, David Rohde, and Stephanie Saul. A group of oil workers (Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, Gina Rodriguez) struggle to survive when the offshore drilling rig they are on explodes.

Content Elements:
Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; frequent use of scatological slang; infrequent use of cursing, profanity, and vulgar expression
Frequent portrayals of peril and injury in a disaster context - some blood and wound detail


Thematic Elements:
Group dynamics under pressure
Consequences of greed
Courage and heroism


Classification Rationale:
Rated PG for coarse language and violence in a disaster context

Classification Date:
09/13/2016