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Overall C

Miss Guinevere Pettigrew (Frances McDormand) is a frumpy governess who has a hard time keeping a job, so when she gets an opportunity to work for an aspiring actress (Amy Adams) she seizes the chance. But keeping up to naughty children proves easier than covering up for a naughty socialite!

Violence B-
Sexual Content D+
Profanity B
Substance Use C

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some partial nudity and innuendo.

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Miss Pettigrew Lives For A Day

In the film, Miss Pettigrew and Joe, who are two oldest characters portrayed, discuss the impending war and how their younger friends, “Don’t remember the last one.” How does life experience change a person’s point of view? What role does perspective play in the different ways people may react to the same situation? Can these various outlooks be helpful in maintaining a balanced society?