When four married couples head to a tropical island, they expect a holiday in the sun. Instead, this Couples Retreat is actually set up to provide counseling for troubled relationships -- and whether they want to or not -- they are all going to participate in these therapy sessions.
Why Is Couples Retreat Rated PG-13?
Couples Retreat is rated PG-13 on appeal for sexual content and language. Previously rated R by the MPAA in 2009.
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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.
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Canadian Movie Ratings
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
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Release Date: 9 February 2010
Couples Retreat arrives on DVD and Blu-ray with the following bonus materials:
- Alternate Ending
- Feature commentary with director Peter Billingsley and Vince Vaughn
- Featurettes: Behind the Yoga, Therapy’s Greatest Hits and Paradise Found: Filming in Bora Bora.
- Gag Reel
The Blu-ray edition of Couples Retreat also offers these extras:
- Digital Copy
- BD Live