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This irreverent political satire pits two North Carolina candidates (Will Farrell and Zach Galifianakis) against one another. Let the mud slinging begin...

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

Why is The Campaign rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: The Campaign is rated R for for crude sexual content, language and brief 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:


- Infrequent non-graphic violence.

- Depictions of fighting, beating and shooting.

Sexual Content:

- Implied sexual activity (no nudity, some detail).

- Simulated sexual activity.

- Frequent use of crude sexual language, references and innuendo.

- Breast nudity seen in a non-sexual context.

- Crude content.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Infrequent references to crude bodily functions.


- Slurs.

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

- Frequent use of scatological slang, profanity, cursing, and vulgar expressions.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Alcohol abuse.

- Tobacco use.

- Infrequent references to illegal drug use for recreational purposes.

The Campaign
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Coarse and Sexual Language.
Alberta 14A Crude Sexual Content. Coarse Language.
Manitoba 14A Crude Content, Coarse Language.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Sexual Content.
Quebec 13+ Vulgar Language.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A