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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.

MPAA Rating: R for sexual content including nudity, and for language throughout.

Why is Our Idiot Brother rated R?

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

Please Note: We have not viewed this movie. The information below is a summary based on data gathered from government and industry sponsored film classification agencies in various global regions.

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.

Our Idiot Brother
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse and Sexual Language, Nudity.
Alberta 14A
Manitoba 14A Coarse Language.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Sexual Content.
Quebec G Not Recommended for Young Children.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A