Picture from Harold and Kumar Escape From Guantanamo Bay

After Harold and Kumar 's vacation at White Castle (the first movie), actors John Cho and Kal Penn reprise their characters. This time, the drug-impaired, sex-obsessed duo find themselves being mistaken for terrorist and having to Escape From Guantanamo Bay.

Why is Harold and Kumar Escape From Guantanamo Bay rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Harold and Kumar Escape From Guantanamo Bay is rated R for for strong crude and sexual content, graphic nudity, pervasive language 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:


- Infrequent gun and hand-to-hand violence (some blood shown).

- Depiction of a character getting shot.

- Depiction of a character on fire.

Sexual Content:

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

- Portrayals of simulated sexual activities (breast and buttock nudity shown).

- Scenes depicting frontal nudity, buttocks and breasts in a non-sexual context.

- Implied sexual assault by coercion (few details shown).

- Frequent crude portrayals of bodily functions, some in a sexual context.


- Frequent use of the sexual expletive (and variations), some in a sexual context.

- Abundant use of profanity (including scatological slang, and vulgar expressions).

- Frequent use of ethno-cultural slurs and derogatory remarks about sexual orientation.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Frequent detailed portrayals of illegal drug use for recreational purposes.

- Use of alcohol and tobacco.