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The Big Wedding


Apr 26, 2013

Latest Home Video

Aug 13, 2013

MPAA Rating



Justin Zackham


Robert De Niro
Diane Keaton
Katherine Heigl
Ben Barnes
Amanda Seyfried
Susan Sarandon
Patricia Rae


2012 Lions Gate Entertainment

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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.


When Alejandro Griffin (Ben Barnes) learns that his birth mother (Patricia Rae), a devout Catholic, will be attending his wedding, the young man begs his adoptive father (Robert De Niro) to pretend he is still married to his ex-wife (Diane Keaton). But the idea of keeping their divorce quiet doesn’t sit well with the second wife (Susan Sarandon).

Content Details

Why Is The Big Wedding Rated R?

The Big Wedding is rated R for language, sexual content and brief nudity.

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in The Big Wedding...

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


- Three scenes of violence depicting punching and slapping.

Sexual Content:

- Three sexually suggestive scenes.

- Implied sexual activity.

- Nudity (breasts and buttocks) seen in a non-sexual context.

- Nudity in sexual situation.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Frequent and detailed use of sexual language and references.

- Crude content.

- Depiction of vomiting.


- Frequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.

- Frequent use of scatological slang, and profanity.

- Frequent use of vulgar expressions and sexual language.

- Infrequent use of ethno-cultural slurs.

Drug and Alcohol Use:

- Tobacco use.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

PG Coarse and Sexual Language, Sexually Suggestive Scene, Nudity.
AB 14A Coarse Language, Sexual Content.
MB 14A Not Recommended For Children, Sexual Content, Language May Offend.
ON 14A Coarse Language, Sexual Content, Tobacco Use.
QC 13+

Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A

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Details on home video releases of The Big Wedding...

The Big Wedding releases to home video on August 13, 2013.

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