Why is Knocked Up rated R?
Official MPAA Rating: Knocked Up is rated R for for sexual content, drug use and language
This US R-rated film features many scenes of sexuality and sexually oriented site gags that dwell on topics ranging from conception to masturbation. Female and male nudity is also included, as are scenes of sexual activity. Explicit close-ups of a baby about to be born are shown. Drug use is prevalent and portrayed as being humorous and harmless. Language includes dozens of uses of the sexual expletive along with many other mild and moderate profanities and frank sexual discussions. Social drinking of alcohol is seen in some scenes. Derogatory comments are spoken regarding homosexuals, Jews and Muslims.