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With his life going nowhere fast, a small town boy named Bucky Larson (Nick Swardson) leaves home and heads to Los Angeles to pursue the family business after he discovers his parents were once porn stars. (Nick Swardson also pen this script, with the help of Adam Sandler and Allen Covert.)

MPAA Rating: R for pervasive crude sexual content, language and some nudity.

Why is Bucky Larson: Born To Be A Star rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Bucky Larson: Born To Be A Star is rated R for for pervasive crude sexual content, language and some nudity.

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:


- Brief portrayals of non-graphic violence.

Sexual Content:

- Frequent, detailed use of crude and sexual language.

- Sexual references and innuendo.

- Infrequent portrayals of sexual activity, some in a pornography context.

- Three scenes of nudity (depicting breasts, buttocks and genitalia) in sexual contexts.

- Implied sexual activity.

- Brief simulated sexual activity.

- Infrequent crude portrayals of bodily functions (some detail shown).

- Embracing and kissing.


- Pervasive use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in a sexual context.

- Frequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and sexual slurs.

Drug and Alcohol Use:

- Tobacco use.

- Depiction of drug use.

Bucky Larson: Born To Be A Star
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 18A Sexually Suggestive Scenes.
Alberta 18A Crude Sexual Content.
Manitoba 18A Crude Content, Sexual Content.
Ontario 18A Coarse Language, Nudity, Sexual Content.
Quebec 13+ Vulgar Language.
Martimes 18A
Canadian Home Video 18A