The Hangover 2

Release date May 26, 2011

After a wild stag party in Las Vegas for their friend Doug (Justin Bartha), Alan, Phil and Stu (Zach Galifianakis, Bradley Cooper and Ed Helms) head for Thailand for Stu's wedding. Unfortunately these male members of the wedding party are still as prone to degenerate party antics as they were during their male bonding episode (as seen in The Hangover).

Why is The Hangover 2 rated R? The MPAA rated The Hangover 2 R for pervasive language, strong sexual content including graphic nudity, drug use and brief violent images.

The Hangover 2
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 Hangover 2 rated R? The Hangover 2 is rated R by the MPAA for pervasive language, strong sexual content including graphic nudity, drug use and brief violent images.

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


- Frequent portrayals of non-graphic violence.

- Brief portrayals of graphic violence.

- Four scenes of violence depicting fighting, shooting and self-mutilation.

- Occasional gory and grotesque images.

Sexual Content:

- Frequent buttock, breast, male and female genital nudity is shown.

- Sexually suggestive scene involving nudity.

- Implied sexual activity.

- Frequent use of crude and descriptive sexual language and references.

- Occasional offensive scenes.

- Embracing and kissing.


- Pervasive use of the sexual expletive, sometimes in a sexual context.

- Frequent use of scatological slang, profanity, cursing, and vulgar expressions.

- Frequent use of racial slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Detailed portrayals of illegal drug use in a recreational context.

- Detailed portrayals of alcohol and substance abuse.

- Tobacco use.

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The Hangover 2
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 18A Sexually Suggestive Scenes, Nudity.
Alberta 18A Nudity, Crude Sexual Content.
Manitoba 18A Crude Content, Coarse Language.
Ontario 18A Coarse Language, Sexual Content, Substance Abuse.
Quebec 13+ Vulgar Language.
Martimes 18A
Canadian Home Video 18A

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News About "The Hangover 2"

Cast and Crew

The Hangover 2 is directed by Todd Phillips and stars Bradley Cooper, Zach Galifianakis, Ed Helms, Justin Bartha.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Hangover 2 movie is December 6, 2011. Here are some details…

The Hangover 2 is coming to home video on December 6, 2011.

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