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Aaron Green (Jonah Hill) gets his chance to impress the big boss at the record company where he works when he agrees to persuade a famous British musician (Russell Brand) to perform in Los Angeles. But it seems impossible to get him to the Greek theater without also getting caught up in the star's world of sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll.

MPAA Rating: R for strong sexual content and drug use throughout, and pervasive language.

Why is Get Him to the Greek rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Get Him to the Greek is rated R for for strong sexual content and drug use throughout, and pervasive 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:


- Brief portrayals of graphic violence.

- Depictions of fighting.

Sexual Content:

- Nudity seen in a non-sexual context.

- Three scenes of nudity in sexual contexts (buttocks and breasts depicted).

- Simulated sexual activity.

- Implied sexual activity.

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

- Crude content.

- Frequent and detailed portrayals of crude bodily functions.

- Embracing and kissing.


- Approximately 175 instances of coarse language including pervasive use of the sexual expletive and variations (sometimes in a sexual context), scatological slang and vulgar expressions.

- Use of slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Depictions of drug use.

- Pervasive and detailed portrayals of illegal drug use in a recreational context.

Get Him to the Greek
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 18A Frequent Coarse Language.
Alberta 18A Substance Abuse, Crude Sexual Content.
Manitoba 14A Not Recommended for Young Children. Coarse Language, Crude Content, Substance Abuse.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Sexual Content, Substance Abuse.
Quebec 13+ Vulgar Language.
Martimes 18A
Canadian Home Video 18A