Cheaper by the Dozen 2 parents guide

Cheaper by the Dozen 2

Overall B

All of the cast, including Steve Martin, Bonnie Hunt, Piper Perabo, Tom Welling, and Hillary Duff, return as the Baker clan in this sequel. This time, a family vacation turns into a showdown when Dad meets up with a former high school rival (Eugene Levy) and feels the competitive urge again.

Violence B
Sexual Content B
Profanity B+
Substance Use A

Why is Cheaper by the Dozen 2 rated PG? The MPAA rated Cheaper by the Dozen 2 PG for some crude humor and mild language.

Run Time: 94 minutes

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Cheaper by the Dozen 2
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Cheaper by the Dozen 2 rated PG? Cheaper by the Dozen 2 is rated PG by the MPAA for some crude humor and mild language.

Mild sexual innuendo and Carmen Elektra’s low-slung outfits will be the greatest concerns for parents considering this film. Comical pratfalls and an overzealous competitive attitude between two men create moments of conflict and a couple of mild profanities are included. Finally, two young boys accidentally set off a backpack full of fireworks during a formal dinner, sending a wheelchair bound man into the lake. This same man comically falls into the lake again during a later scene.

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Cheaper by the Dozen 2
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G
Alberta G
Manitoba G
Ontario PG
Quebec G
Martimes G
Canadian Home Video G

News About "Cheaper by the Dozen 2"

Cast and Crew

Cheaper by the Dozen 2 is directed by and stars Steve Martin, Bonnie Hunt, Hillary Duff.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Cheaper by the Dozen 2 movie is January 5, 2010. Here are some details…

DVD Release Date: 23 May 2006
You will only find about a half dozen bonus extras on Twentieth Century Fox’s DVD release of Cheaper By The Dozen 2. These include the wide and full screen presentations of the movie on a ‘flipper” disc (meaning one version on each side), and audio commentary by director Adam Shankman, the Fox Movie Channel casting session, two featurettes (Camp Chaos and A Comedic Trio), and the theatrical trailer for the film. Audio tracks are available in English (Dolby 5.1 Surround), French (Dolby Surround) and Spanish (Dolby Surround), with subtitles in English and Spanish.

Blu-ray Release: 5 January 2010

Cheaper By The Dozen 2 releases on Blu-ray with the following extras:

- Feature Commentary by Director Adam Shankman

- FOX Movie Channel Presents Casting Session

- Featurettes: Camp Chaos and A Comedic Trio

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A chance at getting the family all together is also the motivation behind renting a ramshackle house at the beach in Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation. The challenges and triumphs of raising a large family is the central theme of the movie Yours, Mine and Ours. (A remake of this title appeared in theaters during November 2005.)