Our Idiot Brother parents guide

Our Idiot Brother

Release date August 26, 2011

Ned (Paul Rudd) finds himself with nowhere to go when he is released from jail after serving time for illegal drug use/possession. So he makes himself at home at each of his three sisters' houses (Elizabeth Banks, Zooey Deschanel, Emily Mortimer). This causes them significant grief and annoyance. causing them significant grief and annoyance.

Why is Our Idiot Brother rated R? The MPAA rated Our Idiot Brother R for sexual content including nudity, and for language throughout.

Our Idiot Brother
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Our Idiot Brother rated R? Our Idiot Brother is rated R by the MPAA for sexual content including nudity, and for language throughout.

This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:


- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.

Sexual Content:

-Three scenes of breasts and buttocks nudity, shown in sexual contexts.

- Nudity in a non-sexual context.

- Implied Sexual activity.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Frequent use of sexual language, innuendo and references.


- Frequent use of the sexual expletive, sometimes in sexual contexts.

- Infrequent use of scatological slang, profanity, and vulgar expressions.

-Infrequent use of developmental slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Depiction of drug use and substance abuse.

- Frequent references to the use of illegal drugs for recreational purposes.

- Illustrated or verbal references to drugs, alcohol or tobacco.

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Our Idiot Brother
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse and Sexual Language, Nudity.
Alberta 14A
Manitoba 14A Coarse Language.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Sexual Content.
Quebec G Not Recommended for Young Children.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A

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Cast and Crew

Our Idiot Brother is directed by Jesse Peretz and stars Paul Rudd, Elizabeth Banks, Zooey Deschanel, Emily Mortimer.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Our Idiot Brother movie is November 29, 2011. Here are some details…

Our Idiot Brother is releasing to home video on November 29, 2011.

Related home video titles:

Another man couch-crashes without a welcome at the home of his best friend in You, Me and Dupree. Paul Rudd can also be seen in Dinner For Schmucks.