Arrival
(Parental Guidance) 
Synopsis:
Science Fiction/Drama. Based on the short story 'Story Of Your Life' by Ted Chiang. Shortly after several mysterious aircrafts land on earth, a linguist (Amy Adams) and a physicist (Jeremy Renner) are recruited by the military to translate an alien language.

Content Elements:
One use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context, infrequent use of profanity and vulgar expressions
Brief portrayals of street violence in the context of civil unrest – no blood or detail
Brief portrayals of sickness and death – no detail
Infrequent portrayals of mild frightening scenes in a science fiction context – little detail


Thematic Elements:
Communication and perception
Global relations
Fear versus understanding


Classification Rationale:
Rated PG for coarse language

Classification Date:
11/01/2016