Man Called Ove, A (En man som heter Ove)
(Parental Guidance) Coarse Language, Mature Subject Matter
Synopsis:
Swedish/Persian-language Comedy/Drama. Based on the book by Fredrik Backman. A grumpy old man (Rolf Lassgard) intends to kill himself, but when he meets a new neighbour (Bahar Pars) he thinks back upon his life.

Content Elements:
Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; frequent use of scatological slang and cursing; infrequent use of profanity and vulgar expressions
Infrequent portrayals of gun, accident, and hand-to-hand violence - some blood, little detail
Infrequent portrayals of attempted suicide - no blood, little detail


Thematic Elements:
Love and friendship
Appearance versus reality
The fabric of a life


Classification Rationale:
Rated PG for coarse language and mature subject matter

Classification Date:
02/15/2017