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Sacha Baron Cohen stars as Bruno, a style-hungry fashion reporter. Judging by Cohen's past work, much of the storyline will be devoured by crude content and sexual jokes.

MPAA Rating: R for pervasive strong and crude sexual content, graphic nudity and language

Why is Bruno rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Bruno is rated R for for pervasive strong and crude sexual content, graphic nudity and language

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.

- Brief portrayals of graphic violence.

- Brief portrayals of sexual violence.

- Frequent offensive scenes, which may be physiologically disturbing.

Sexual Content:

- Pervasive and detailed sexual references, innuendo and crude content.

- Pervasive use of sexual slurs.

- Frequent buttock and male frontal nudity in non-sexual contexts.

- Brief breast, buttock, and female frontal nudity in a sexual context.

- Frequent implied sexual activity.

- Simulated sexual activity.


- Frequent use of the sexual expletive, some in a sexual context.

- Frequent use of profanities, scatological slang and vulgar expressions.

- Infrequent use of racial slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Tobacco use.

- Brief portrayal of implied illegal drug use.

- One reference to illegal drug use for recreational purposes.

Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 18A Sexually Suggestive Scenes.
Alberta 18A Nudity, Crude Sexual Content, Language May Offend
Manitoba 18A Crude Content, Sexual Content, Nudity, Coarse Language.
Ontario 18A Coarse Language. Nudity, Sexual Content.
Quebec 16+ Vulgar Language, Eroticism.
Martimes 18A
Canadian Home Video 18A