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Two married men (Owen Wilson and Jason Sudeikis) are feeling constrained by their matrimonial vows until their wives (Jenna Fischer and Christina Applegate) give them each a Hall Pass--one week to do whatever they want without facing consequences. But the pair soon discovers that the enticements of single life are eluding them.

MPAA Rating: R for crude and sexual humor throughout, language, some graphic nudity and drug use.

Why is Hall Pass rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Hall Pass is rated R for for crude and sexual humor throughout, language, some graphic nudity and drug use.

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 gun and hand-to-hand violence with no blood and little detail.

Sexual Content:

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

- Portrayals of female breast nudity and male frontal nudity in non-sexual contexts.

- Partial or full frontal nudity in a brief sexual situation.

- Portrayals of implied sexual activity (no nudity some detail).

- Simulated sexual activity.

- Two portrayals of crude bodily functions (no nudity, some detail).

- Occasional offensive scenes.

- Embracing and kissing.


- One use of the sexual expletive in non-sexual contexts.

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

- Slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- One detailed portrayal of illegal drug use for recreational purposes.

Hall Pass
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Sexually Suggestive Scene, Nudity, Coarse Language.
Alberta 18A
Manitoba 18A Sexual Content.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Sexual Content, Substance Abuse.
Quebec 13+
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A