FILM TITLE: THE GUERNSEY LITERARY AND POTATO PEEL PIE SOCIETY
GENRE:
CONSUMER ADVICE: 13 D L V
DISTRIBUTOR: EMPIRE ENTERTAINMENT
DIRECTOR: MIKE NEWEL
MAIN CAST: LILY JAMES, MATTHEW GOODE, JESSICA BROWN FINDLAY
LANGUAGE: INFREQUENT, MODERATE IMPACT (eg. 'SLUT'; 'ASS' & 'BASTARD')
NUDITY: NONE
PREJUDICE: NONE
SEX: NONE
VIOLENCE: INFREQUENT, MILD TO MODERATE IMPACT, PHYSICAL AND EMOTIONAL VIOLENCE.
BLASPHEMY: NONE
DRUG ABUSE: NONE
COMMENTS: THE FILM CONTAINS EMOTIVE, COMPLEX AND MATURE THEMES THAT ARE SET WITHIN THE CONTEXT OF WORLD WAR II. THEMES INCLUDE THE LOVE OF LITERATURE, COURAGE, SUPPESSION, OPPRESSION, FRIENDSHIP, FELLOWSHIP, A SECRET SOCIETY, ROMANCE, SURVIVAL, REBELLION, GERMAN OCCUPATIONA OF THE ISLAND OF GUERNSEY, COMPASSION, THE CREATION OF A BOOK CLUB, ENGAGEMENT, REFUGE, COMPANIONSHIP AND FALLING IN LOVE.
THEMES ARE REALISTIC AND OF HISTORICAL AND EDUCATIONAL VALUE. THE WAR TIME THEMES OF SUPPRESSION, CURFEWS AND RESTRICTIONS MAY BE CONFUSING, DISTURBING, DISTRESSING AND UPSETTING TO CHILDREN UNDER 13 YEARS OWING TO THEIR COMPLEXITY AND NEEDING A MORE MATURE AUDIENCE THAT CAN BETTER CONTEXTUALIZE THE CONTENT.