Couples Retreat parents guide

Couples Retreat

Overall C-

When four married couples head to a tropical island, they expect a holiday in the sun. Instead, this Couples Retreat is actually set up to provide counseling for troubled relationships -- and whether they want to or not -- they are all going to participate in these therapy sessions.

Release date October 9, 2009

Violence B
Sexual Content C
Profanity C-
Substance Use C

Why is Couples Retreat rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Couples Retreat PG-13 on appeal for sexual content and language. Previously rated R by the MPAA in 2009.

Run Time: 107 minutes

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Why is Couples Retreat rated PG-13? Couples Retreat is rated PG-13 by the MPAA on appeal for sexual content and language. Previously rated R by the MPAA in 2009.

Characters in this story engage in frequent coarse sexual innuendo and discussions along with crude terms for male anatomy. One man is interrupted while beginning to self-pleasure. Male buttock nudity is seen along with numerous people wearing bikinis and small swimsuits. A male instructor performs sexually-suggestive moves on his students. A child urinates and defecates in a model toilet in a home renovation store. A man begs his friends for money in order to buy expensive items for his girlfriend. A couple engages in fantasy sexual activities. Sharks circle men in the water. A character is punched in the head. Alcohol is consumed frequently. Profanities, scatological slang, vulgarities and terms of Christian Deity are used.

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Couples Retreat
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse Language, Sexual Content.
Alberta PG Sexual Content. Not Recommended for Young Children.
Manitoba PG Mature Theme. Language May Offend, Sexual Content.
Ontario PG Mature Theme, Language May Offend.
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

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News About "Couples Retreat"

Cast and Crew

Couples Retreat is directed by and stars Vince Vaughn, Malin Akerman, Jon Favreau, Jason Bateman..

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Couples Retreat movie is February 9, 2010. Here are some details…

Release Date: 9 February 2010

Couples Retreat arrives on DVD and Blu-ray with the following bonus materials:

- Alternate Ending

- Feature commentary with director Peter Billingsley and Vince Vaughn

- Featurettes: Behind the Yoga, Therapy’s Greatest Hits and Paradise Found: Filming in Bora Bora.

- Gag Reel

The Blu-ray edition of Couples Retreat also offers these extras:

- Digital Copy

- BD Live

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