A Perfect Getaway parents guide

A Perfect Getaway

Release date August 7, 2009

Looking for A Perfect Getaway, two couples (Steve Zahn and Milla Jovovich, and Timothy Olyphant and Kiele Sanchez) head off to a tropical locale. But their romantic paradise turns into a hateful hell when they are stalked by murderous psychopaths.

Why is A Perfect Getaway rated R? The MPAA rated A Perfect Getaway R for graphic violence, language including sexual references and some drug use.

A Perfect Getaway
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 A Perfect Getaway rated R? A Perfect Getaway is rated R by the MPAA for graphic violence, language including sexual references and some drug use.

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


- Frequent and prolonged portrayals of graphic violence.

- Depictions of shootings, stabbings and fighting (blood and gore shown).

- Depiction of an animal being slaughtered.

- Gory and grotesque images.

Sexual Content:

- Buttock nudity shown in a non-sexual context.

- Sexual innuendo.

- Infrequent use of crude sexual language.


- Frequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.

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

Drugs and Alcohol:

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

- Some tobacco use.

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A Perfect Getaway
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Violence.
Alberta 18A Gory Violence.
Manitoba 18A Violence.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Violence, Substance Abuse.
Quebec 13+ Violence.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A

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Cast and Crew

A Perfect Getaway is directed by David Twohy and stars Milla Jovovich, Steve Zahn, Timothy Olyphant, Kiele Sanchez.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of A Perfect Getaway movie is December 29, 2009. Here are some details…

A Perfect Getaway releases to DVD and Blu-ray on December 29, 2009.


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Other getaways that don’t prove to be quite perfect (although with humorous results instead of the horrifying depictions found in this movie) include: Mr. Hobbs Takes A Vacation, Roman Holiday and Mr. Bean’s Holiday. Actor Steve Zahn takes on a more family friendly role in That Thing You Do.