Information for Parents Once Upon a Time Parents Need To Know Read Less Message Themes include love, good vs. evil, parenthood, loss, abandonment, and a lack of fulfillment. Violence Car accident, bloody sword fights, explosions, destroying people's actual hearts, murder. Frightening creatures like trolls, eerie monsters. Sex Couples shown getting dressed after implied sexual activity; shirtless men, bare-backed women visible. Some bed-hopping implied. Kissing. Language "Ass," "hell," "suck" sometimes used; "bastard" much less frequently. Consumerism Emma drives a classic Volkswagen Beetle. Drinking, Drugs & Smoking Some social drinking (beer, mostly).