Parental Guidance

Lists: Comedy

Brief Synopsis: "Artie and Diane agree to look after their three grandkids when their type-A helicopter parents need to leave town for work. Problems arise when the kids' 21st-century behavior collides with Artie and Diane's old-school methods."

Overall Ranking: 2723 (Rank from 2012: # 177)

Adjusted* Rating:
(lowest rating dropped)

Ratings Breakdown
(The Mixed Bag)

Buttery 0%
Regular 0%
Half-Popped 60%
Stale 20%
Burnt 20%


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Reviewer Rating Review Secondary Ratings
Dave Examines Movies62(full review)
Sober Film Critic James Brown43(full review)
Gorgon Reviews43(full review)
Angry Vader34(full review)
CinemaVisitor Erik25(full review)

People Involved

  • Billy Crystal (Artie Decker)
  • Bette Midler (Diane Decker)
  • Marisa Tomei (Alice)
  • Tom Everett Scott (Phil Simmons)
  • Bailee Madison (Harper Simmons)
  • Joshua Rush (Turner Simmons)
  • Kyle Harrison Breitkopf (Barker Simmons)
  • Jennifer Crystal Foley (Cassandra)
  • Rhoda Griffis (Dr. Schveer)
  • Gedde Watanabe (Mr. Cheng)
  • Madison Lintz (Ashley)
  • Karan Kendrick (Pre-School Mom)
  • Patricia French (Marilyn - Pole Dancer)
  • Brad James (Rookie Cop)
  • Tony Hawk (Himself)
  • Steve Levy (Himself)
  • Dylan Clark (Director)