Why is Zookeeper rated PG?
Official MPAA Rating: Zookeeper is rated PG for for some rude and suggestive humor, and language.
Violence: An animal nearly chokes to death on a piece of garbage. A porcupine shoots his quills into a man’s face. A woman is knocked off her feet. Characters crash a party. An animal talks about being cruelly treated and is shown with a facial injury. A man throws a character against a wall. Characters fall into animal cages. A loose lion threatens women. People are accused of lying. A child throws objects at animals. One character chokes another until he passes out. Inebriated characters break objects in a restaurant. Men drive recklessly through traffic. Characters fall from a bridge. A man is thrown over a fence. A character says mean things to another person. Other scenes include depictions of comedic, slapstick violence.
Sexual Content: The script contains numerous moments of veiled sexual humor including one homosexual joke. Animal mating activities are discussed. A man unintentionally exposes himself while urinating in public (no nudity is seen). A man talks about his sexual activities with a woman. Couples kiss.
Language: Frequent mild profanities and terms of Deity are included in this script.
Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters drink at social events on several occasions. Characters appear to be drunk at a restaurant.
Other: A man pees on a plant in a restaurant. Some bathroom humor is included.