comscore Parental Guidance: ‘Mary Queen of Scots’ | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Features

Parental Guidance: ‘Mary Queen of Scots’

  • FOCUS FEATURES

    Saoirse Ronan stars as Mary Stuart in “Mary Queen of Scots.”

Rated: R for some violence and sexuality

What it’s about: The Scottish queen who angled for power in the 16th century and faced off with her cousin, Queen Elizabeth I

The kid attractor factor: Teens may be drawn to the period piece, as well as stars Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie.

Good lessons/bad lessons: Standing up for what you believe in and demanding power can make you a target. Sacrifices must be made for political power.

Violence: Some bloody battle scenes, a brutal murder scene, some domestic and sexual violence

Language: None

Sexuality: Several sex scenes, not graphic, some nudity

Drugs: None

Parents advisory: A fascinating period piece appropriate for all teens

Comments (0)

By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the Terms of Service. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. If your comments are inappropriate, you may be banned from posting. Report comments if you believe they do not follow our guidelines.

Having trouble with comments? Learn more here.

Click here to see our full coverage of the coronavirus outbreak. Submit your coronavirus news tip.

Be the first to know
Get web push notifications from Star-Advertiser when the next breaking story happens — it's FREE! You just need a supported web browser.
Subscribe for this feature

Scroll Up