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Ghosts of Girlfriends Past

Overall C-

Connor Mead (Matthew McConaughey) may have hordes of female admirers, yet he has managed to keep his heart all to himself. But when the bachelor comes home to attend his brother's (Breckin Meyer) wedding, he is given cause to rethink his womanizing ways. This is thanks to the appearance of his deceased Uncle Wayne (Michael Douglas) and some insightful Ghosts of Girlfriends Past.

Release date May 1, 2009

Violence A-
Sexual Content D+
Profanity D+
Substance Use C

Why is Ghosts of Girlfriends Past rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Ghosts of Girlfriends Past PG-13 for sexual content throughout, some language and a drug reference.

Run Time: 99 minutes

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Why is Ghosts of Girlfriends Past rated PG-13? Ghosts of Girlfriends Past is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for sexual content throughout, some language and a drug reference.

A sex-obsessed bachelor is forced to rethink his womanizing ways after his deceased, playboy Uncle visits him and he is toured through his past, present and future. Frequent sexual discussions, innuendo and references are heard, along with some onscreen clothed portrayals of sexual activity. Profanities, crude terms for sex, religious and Christian expletives and derogatory comments toward homosexuals are also abundant. A woman slaps a man. There are numerous depictions of social drinking, sometimes to relieve stress as well as to the point of drunkenness.

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Ghosts of Girlfriends Past
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse and Sexual Language.
Alberta PG Language May Offend, Not Recommended For Children
Manitoba 14A Not Recommended For Children, Crude Content.
Ontario 14A
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

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News About "Ghosts of Girlfriends Past"

Cast and Crew

Ghosts of Girlfriends Past is directed by and stars Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner, Michael Douglas, Emma Stone.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Ghosts of Girlfriends Past movie is September 22, 2009. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Ghosts of Girlfriends Past

Release Date: 22 September 2009

The DVD release of Ghosts of Girlfriends Past includes both widescreen & full-screen versions of the movie.

Ghosts of Girlfriends Past on Blu-ray offers audio tracks in Dolby TrueHD 5.1 (English) and Dolby Digital 5.1 (Spanish and French). Subtitles are available in English and Spanish. Bonus materials include:

-Featurettes: Recreating the Past, Imagining the Future, It’s all about Connor (aka It’s all about Matthew) and The Legends, the Lessons and the Ladies.

-Additional Scenes: Original Opening, Exiting The Studio, The Bridesmaids Toast and Uncle Wayne Gives Advice (extended scene).

- BD-Live Bonus Content: A Sea of Women

- Digital Copy of the film

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