Picture from Death at a Funeral

Funerals can be murder, and that is exactly what might happen to some of the relatives who gather at this one. Although they begin with the intention of putting a family member to rest, they instead awaken past feuds, current misunderstandings and a few old skeletons that would have been better left in the closet.

MPAA Rating: R for language, drug content and some sexual humor.

Why is Death at a Funeral rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Death at a Funeral is rated R for for language, drug content and some sexual humor.

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

- Depictions of fighting.

Sexual Content:

- Buttock nudity seen in non-sexual contexts.

- Frequent references to sexual activity.

- Portrayals of crude bodily functions.

- Sexual references and innuendo

- Crude content and use of sexual slang terms.

- Limited embracing and kissing.


- Approximately 90 instances of coarse language.

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

- Frequent use of scatological slang, cursing and profanity.

- Slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Frequent portrayals of accidental drug use in a comic context.

- Substance abuse.

- Tobacco use.

Death at a Funeral
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Coarse Language.
Alberta 14A Crude Content.
Manitoba 14A Crude Content, Coarse Language.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Nudity, Substance Abuse.
Quebec G Not Recommended for Young Children.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A