In an attempt to spice up their marriage, Phil and Clara Foster (Steve Carell and Tina Fey) plan a Date Night at an expensive restaurant. However, the evening turns hotter than either of them could have imaged when they are mistaken for another couple by some angry hit men.
Why Is Date Night Rated PG-13?
Date Night is rated PG-13 for sexual and crude content throughout, language, some violence and a drug reference.
Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Date Night...
A couple appears to be a little tipsy after consuming alcohol with dinner. Other social drinking is depicted infrequently. Characters discover illegal drugs in a home. The script contains frequent talk about sexual subjects, the use of anatomical terms, innuendo, name-calling and rude and vulgar comments. An extreme, sexual profanity and several shortened forms of the word are used along with scatological terms, profanities and terms of Deity. Characters are punched in the face, hit with a boat oar, threatened with guns and involved in automobile accidents. They also lie, steal property and break into a place of business. A man vomits on the street after being chased by criminals. Gunshots are fired on several occasions. A man jumps out of a speeding car. Strippers perform erotic dance moves. A couple executes a sexually suggestive dance. Men are seen kissing and nuzzling prostitutes.
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Canadian Movie Ratings
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
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Details on home video releases of Date Night...
Date Night releases to home video on August 10, 2010 as a Single-Disc DVD and on Blu-ray With Digital Copy.
Date Night: Single-Disc DVD comes with the following bonus extras:
- Gag reel
- Extended Car Chase
- Directing Off Camera
- Date Night PSAs (three versions)
- Directing 301 with Shawn Levy
- Audio Commentary with Shawn Levy
Date Night: Blu-ray With Digital Copy includes all of the above, plus:
- Deleted Scenes
- Extended Scenes
- Disaster Dates with the Cast
- Steve and Tina Camera Tests
- Live Lookup
- Digital Copy of the Movie