Maudie
(Parental Guidance) Mature Subject Matter
Synopsis:
Drama. In Nova Scotia, an arthritic housekeeper (Sally Hawkins) sells paintings out of the small one room house she lives in with her husband (Ethan Hawke).

Content Elements:
Portrayal of hand-to-hand violence in a domestic context – no blood, little detail
Infrequent portrayals of sexually suggestive scenes – no nudity, little detail
Pervasive portrayals of tobacco use in a historical context


Thematic Elements:
Companionship and dependency
The life of an artist
Disability and independence


Classification Rationale:
Rated PG for some sexually suggestive scenes, smoking, and some mature subject matter

Classification Date:
03/28/2017