Netflix Reveals New Parental Control Options. A new search filter lets you remove certain content if the rating is too extreme. If you only want your kids to see PG-rated films, the feature allows you to do so. The option applies to both movies and TV shows on the platform. Other new features include an autoplay disabling option and viewing history on kids' accounts. Choice and control have always been important for our members, especially parents. We hope that these additional controls will help parents make the right choices for their families, Netflix's Michelle Parsons, via blog post. According to the company's animation chief, Melissa Cobb. children and family-based content is viewed by about 60 percent of Netflix subscribers