The Guilt Trip parents guide

The Guilt Trip

Overall B-

It started out as a road trip for inventor Andy Brewster (Seth Rogen) to peddle his wares, but after he invites his Mom (Barbra Streisand) along for the ride, it is sure to be a guilt trip too.

Release date December 18, 2012

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

Why is The Guilt Trip rated PG-13? The MPAA rated The Guilt Trip PG-13 for language and some risque material.

Run Time: 95 minutes

Official Movie Site

Read Our Full Review & Parent Discussion Questions Here

The Guilt Trip
Rating & Content Info

Please read our content details for this movie to help determine if it is suitable. We also encourage you to check our full review.

Why is The Guilt Trip rated PG-13? The Guilt Trip is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for language and some risque material.

Violence: A scuffle breaks out when a man insists on buying a drink for an already intoxicated woman—the punched man is shown with a bruised face afterward. A mother and son have some heated discussions. A car appears to hit a pedestrian during closing credits.

Sexual Content: A couple of snippets are heard from a talking book discussing sexual behavior. A woman is convinced hitchhikers rape people. A mother discusses pregnancy and a problem with her newborn son’s penis. A brief scene takes place in a strip bar where we see dancers in the background wearing bikini tops and bottoms. The term “penetrative sex” is heard in outtakes during closing credits.

Language: A single sexual expletive, a half dozen scatological terms and a few terms of deity (including two Christian terms) are heard.

Drugs/Alcohol: A man drinks to alleviate stress. A woman drinks to the point of drunkedness. While gambling on a slot machine in Vegas, a woman frequently asks for more free drinks.

Page last updated

The Guilt Trip
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse and Sexual Language.
Alberta PG Language May Offend.
Manitoba PG Mature Theme Language May Offend.
Ontario PG
Quebec G
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video PG

NEW: Listen to our Parent Previews Podcast and take control of media and technology in your family!

News About "The Guilt Trip"

Cast and Crew

The Guilt Trip is directed by Anne Fletcher and stars Seth Rogen, Barbra Streisand, Adam Scott, Yvonne Strahovski.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Guilt Trip movie is April 30, 2013. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: The Guilt Tripl

Release Date: 30 April 2013

The Guilt Trip releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy) with the following extras:l

- Barbra & Seth

- UltraVioletl

- Barbra’s Worldl

- Guilt Trip: A Real Mother of a Road Tripl

- In the Driver’s Seatl

- Not Really a Road Trip Moviel

- Alternate Openingsl

- Alternate Endingl

- Over 10 Deleted Scenesl

- Gag Reel

Related home video titles:

The blessings and curses of the relationships adult children have with their parents are also explored in the movies Anywhere But Here, For One More Day and Gifted Hands.