Why is Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules rated PG?
Official MPAA Rating: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules is rated PG for for some mild rude humor and mischief.
Violence: An older brother frequently bullies and harasses his younger sibling, including locking him in the basement and driving wildly. Two boys wrestle on the floor during a church service. A younger boy teases and bullies his peers on several occasions. A group of older women grab hold of a boy.
Sexual Content: Older women are seen in swimsuits at a pool.
Language: The script contains brief name-calling, some bathroom language and a term of Deity.
Alcohol / Drug Use: Adults drink wine with dinner.
Other: The movie contains a "poop" gag when a boy gets chocolate on his pants.