Why is Delivery Man rated PG-13?
Official MPAA Rating: Delivery Man is rated PG-13 for for thematic elements, sexual content, some drug material, brief violence and language
Violence: Thugs repeatedly push a man’s head under water in an attempt to get him to pay a debt. An older man receives the same treatment (off-screen).
Sexual Content: The film includes several hetero- and homosexual kisses. A woman tells a man she is pregnant. A man discovers he has fathered over 500 children. The script also contains frequent crass sexual innuendo. A man suggests he has a male lover. Another man talks about marrying a woman simply to get her into the country. A man talks about his wife’s infidelity.
Language: The script contains over a dozen mild and moderate profanities, along with one strong sexual expletive used in a non-sexual context.
Alcohol / Drug Use:A man sets up a hydroponic marijuana grow op in his apartment with plans to sell the drug to pay off his debts. A young addict shoots up intravenously in an attempt to deal with stress. She seemingly overcomes her addiction with very little difficulty. Couples drink at dinner. Characters drink in a bar setting. A character intervenes on behalf of a young man who is drunk.