The Best Man Holiday parents guide

The Best Man Holiday

Release date November 15, 2013

It has been 15 years since Lance Sullivan (Morris Chestnut) asked Harper Stewart (Taye Diggs) to be the best man at his wedding. Now the pair is reuniting for the holidays with some of their other old friends. Yet despite the passage of time, it doesn't take long to rekindle old flames and past grievances.

Why is The Best Man Holiday rated R? The MPAA rated The Best Man Holiday R for language, sexual content and brief nudity.

The Best Man Holiday
Rating & Content Info

Please Note: We have not viewed this movie. The information below is a summary based on data gathered from government and industry sponsored film classification agencies in various global regions.

Why is The Best Man Holiday rated R? The Best Man Holiday is rated R by the MPAA for language, sexual content and brief nudity.

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


- Brief non-graphic violence.

- Two depictions of fighting.

- Some scenes may frighten children.

Sexual Content:

- Breast nudity shown in a sexual context.

- Non-sexual nudity.

- Three sexually suggestive scenes.

- Implied sexual activity.

- Fondling

- Frequent sexual language, references and innuendo.

- Embracing and kissing.


- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in a sexual or aggressive context.

- Frequent use of scatological slang, cursing, sexual slurs and vulgarity.

- Limited use of slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:

- Alcohol abuse.

- Substance abuse.

- Tobacco use.

- Two scenes of drug use involving marijuana.

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The Best Man Holiday
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Coarse and Sexual Language.
Alberta 14A Coarse Language.
Manitoba 14A Coarse Language, Mature Theme.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Sexual Content
Quebec G
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video 14A

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Cast and Crew

The Best Man Holiday is directed by Malcolm D. Lee and stars Morris Chestnut, Terrence Howard, Harold Perrineau, Regina Hall.

This movie is the sequel to the 1999 film The Best Man.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Best Man Holiday movie is February 11, 2014. Here are some details…

The Best Man Holiday releases to home video on February 11, 2014.

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