Why is Couples Retreat rated PG-13?
Official MPAA Rating: Couples Retreat is rated PG-13 for on appeal for sexual content and language. Previously rated R by the MPAA in 2009.
Characters in this story engage in frequent coarse sexual innuendo and discussions along with crude terms for male anatomy. One man is interrupted while beginning to self-pleasure. Male buttock nudity is seen along with numerous people wearing bikinis and small swimsuits. A male instructor performs sexually-suggestive moves on his students. A child urinates and defecates in a model toilet in a home renovation store. A man begs his friends for money in order to buy expensive items for his girlfriend. A couple engages in fantasy sexual activities. Sharks circle men in the water. A character is punched in the head. Alcohol is consumed frequently. Profanities, scatological slang, vulgarities and terms of Christian Deity are used.