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Overall A

When Miss Daisy (Jessica Tandy) has a car accident, her adult son Boolie (Dan Ackroyd) takes way her keys and hires a chauffeur for her (played by Morgan Freeman). Although the elderly woman is thrown into this relationship reluctantly, the new driver proves to be a godsend.

Violence A-
Sexual Content A
Profanity B
Substance Use B-

MPAA Rating: PG

Why is Driving Miss Daisy rated PG?

Official MPAA Rating: Driving Miss Daisy is rated PG for

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Violence: A car backs over a steep embankment causing damage to the vehicle and emotionally upsetting the driver. A character is accused of stealing. At a funeral a body is seen in a casket. Mention is made of a Jewish temple being bombed. A character talks about a man that was hanged because of his race.

Sexual Content: None Noted.

Language: The script contains mild profanities, racial slurs and terms of deity used as expletives.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Frequent smoking is shown. Characters drink in social settings.

Other: Attitudes of religious bigotry and racial prejudice are depicted.

Driving Miss Daisy
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
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