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Our Idiot Brother


Aug 26, 2011

Latest Home Video

Nov 28, 2011

MPAA Rating



Jesse Peretz


Paul Rudd
Elizabeth Banks
Zooey Deschanel
Emily Mortimer


2011 Weinstein Company

Still shot from the movie: Our Idiot Brother.

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We do not have a full review for this movie because it is rated R in the US and we usually only review G, PG, and PG-13 movies. However we do have details about the content you can expect to see in this movie in the "Content Details" section below.


Ned (Paul Rudd) finds himself with nowhere to go when he is released from jail after serving time for illegal drug use/possession. So he makes himself at home at each of his three sisters' houses (Elizabeth Banks, Zooey Deschanel, Emily Mortimer). This causes them significant grief and annoyance. causing them significant grief and annoyance.

Content Details

Why Is Our Idiot Brother Rated R?

Our Idiot Brother is rated R for sexual content including nudity, and for language throughout.

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Our Idiot Brother...

This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:


- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.

Sexual Content:

-Three scenes of breasts and buttocks nudity, shown in sexual contexts.

- Nudity in a non-sexual context.

- Implied Sexual activity.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Frequent use of sexual language, innuendo and references.


- Frequent use of the sexual expletive, sometimes in sexual contexts.

- Infrequent use of scatological slang, profanity, and vulgar expressions.

-Infrequent use of developmental slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Depiction of drug use and substance abuse.

- Frequent references to the use of illegal drugs for recreational purposes.

- Illustrated or verbal references to drugs, alcohol or tobacco.

Home Video Viewing Alternatives

Here are some ideas for home video titles that are related to Our Idiot Brother.

Another man couch-crashes without a welcome at the home of his best friend in You, Me and Dupree. Paul Rudd can also be seen in Dinner For Schmucks.

Canadian Movie Ratings

PG Coarse and Sexual Language, Nudity.
AB 14A
MB 14A Coarse Language.
ON 14A Coarse Language, Sexual Content.
QC G Not Recommended for Young Children.

Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A

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Details on home video releases of Our Idiot Brother...

Our Idiot Brother is releasing to home video on November 29, 2011.

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