The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel parents guide

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Overall C+

After reading glowing advertisements, several seniors (Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, Maggie Smith, Tom Wilkinson) leave England for a retirement resort in India. While the reality falls short of the promises, there may still be a hidden charm to be found at the Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.

Violence B+
Sexual Content C
Profanity C-
Substance Use C+

Why is The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel rated PG-13? The MPAA rated The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel PG-13 for sexual content and language throughout.

Run Time: 124 minutes

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Why is The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel rated PG-13? The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for sexual content and language throughout.

Violence: Brief domestic arguments are portrayed between a married couple, parents and children.

Sexual Content: A man and woman read the erotic Hindu text Kama Sutra. A man is seen showering (no explicit nudity). A homosexual man discusses his young gay lover whom he later meets up with. A woman talks about her lover’s uses of a male drug. A woman repeatedly talks about her need for sex. A young woman disrobes and climbs into bed with another person. Another woman accuses the young woman of selling herself for sex. A couple kisses.

Language: A single strong sexual expletive along with a handful of racial slurs and terms of Christian deity are used.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters drink in social settings on several occasions. A man smokes a cigar. A reference is made to an illegal drug.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G Coarse Language.
Alberta PG Coarse Language.
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Young Children.
Ontario PG Language May Offend.
Quebec G
Martimes PG
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Cast and Crew

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is directed by John Madden and stars Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, Maggie Smith, Tom Wilkinson, Dev Patel.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel movie is September 18, 2012. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Release Date: 18 September 2012

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel releases to home video on DVD or Blu-ray. Both packages offer the following bonus extras:

- Behind the Story: Lights, Colors and Smiles

- Casting Legends

The Blu-ray version also includes:

- Welcome to the “Real” Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

- Trekking to India: “Life is Never the Same”

- Tuk Tuk Travels

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