Why is Stand Up Guys rated R?
Official MPAA Rating: Stand Up Guys is rated R for for language, sexual content, violence and brief drug use.
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Frequent non-graphic violence.
- Brief explicit violence.
- Infrequent portrayals of gun and hand-to-hand violence, with some blood and little detail.
- Several scenes of violence depicting beating and shooting.
- Disturbing scenes.
- Sexual language, references and innuendo.
- Scene of sexual content.
- Non-sexual nudity.
- Implied sexual activity.
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, mostly in a non-sexual context.
- Frequent use of scatological slang and crude sexual references.
- Infrequent use of ethno-cultural slurs, mild cursing, and profanity.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Sexual references and innuendo.
Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Tobacco use / smoking.
- Infrequent, detailed portrayals of prescription drug abuse.