Why is Goon rated R?
Official MPAA Rating: Goon is rated R for for brutal violence, non-stop language, some strong sexual content and drug use.
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Frequent explicit violence.
- Occasional gory and grotesque images.
- Violent acts shown in a realistic manner with details, blood and tissue damage.
- Frequent hand-to-hand violence, most in a sports context, with blood and some detail shown.
- Nudity seen in a non-sexual context.
- Brief portrayals of sexual activity with breast nudity.
- Simulated sexual activity.
- Frequent, often aggressive use of crude and descriptive sexual language, references and innuendo.
- Crude content.
- Detailed offensive scenes.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Infrequent portrayals of crude bodily functions.
- Pervasive use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in a sexual context.
- Frequent use of scatological slang, sexual and ethno-cultural slurs, and vulgar expressions.
Drugs and Alcohol:
- Infrequent portrayals of illegal drug use for recreational purposes.
- Tobacco use.