Why is The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel rated PG-13?
Official MPAA Rating: The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is rated PG-13 for for sexual content and language throughout.
Violence: Brief domestic arguments are portrayed between a married couple, parents and children.
Sexual Content: A man and woman read the erotic Hindu text Kama Sutra. A man is seen showering (no explicit nudity). A homosexual man discusses his young gay lover whom he later meets up with. A woman talks about her lover’s uses of a male drug. A woman repeatedly talks about her need for sex. A young woman disrobes and climbs into bed with another person. Another woman accuses the young woman of selling herself for sex. A couple kisses.
Language: A single strong sexual expletive along with a handful of racial slurs and terms of Christian deity are used.
Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters drink in social settings on several occasions. A man smokes a cigar. A reference is made to an illegal drug.