Driving Miss Daisy parents guide

Driving Miss Daisy

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-

Why is Driving Miss Daisy rated PG? The MPAA rated Driving Miss Daisy PG

Run Time: 99 minutes

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Driving Miss Daisy
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Driving Miss Daisy rated PG? Driving Miss Daisy is rated PG by the MPAA

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.

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Driving Miss Daisy
Canadian Movie Rating Info
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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News About "Driving Miss Daisy"

Cast and Crew

Driving Miss Daisy is directed by Bruce Beresford and stars Morgan Freeman, Jessica Tandy, Dan Aykroyd.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Driving Miss Daisy movie is January 7, 2013. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Driving Miss Daisy

Release Date: 8 January 2013

Driving Miss Daisy releases to Blu-ray with the following extras:

- New featurette

- Audio commentary

- Vintage documentaries

- Trailer

Related home video titles:

Morgan Freeman plays characters looking for meaning in life in The Bucket List and The Magic of Belle Isle. Other movies about the challenges of aging include: Quartet, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel and The Iron Lady.

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