Dog's Purpose, A
(Parental Guidance) 
Synopsis:
Drama. Based on the novel by W. Bruce Cameron. A dog (voice of Josh Gad) discovers his purpose through reincarnation, by living a series of dog's lives.

Content Elements:
Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand violence in a domestic violence context - no blood or detail; infrequent portrayals of gun violence in a law and order context - some blood, little detail
Infrequent portrayals of peril to main characters in an adventure context - no blood or detail
Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in a recreational context - little detail
Infrequent references to crude bodily functions - no detail


Thematic Elements:
Human and pet bonds
Connections
Finding meaning and purpose


Classification Rationale:
Rated PG for some violence and alcohol use

Classification Date:
01/09/2017