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A Million Ways to Die in the West


May 30, 2014

Latest Home Video

Oct 07, 2014

MPAA Rating



Seth MacFarlane


Seth MacFarlane
Charlize Theron
Amanda Seyfried
Liam Neeson
Neil Patrick Harris


2014 Universal Pictures

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We do not have a full review for this movie because it is rated R in the US and we usually only review G, PG, and PG-13 movies. However we do have details about the content you can expect to see in this movie in the "Content Details" section below.


They don't call it "the wild west" for nothing! And in Seth MacFarlane's telling of the 1880, includes comedic depictions of violence, sex and recreational substance abuse.

Content Details

Why Is A Million Ways to Die in the West Rated R?

A Million Ways to Die in the West is rated R for strong crude and sexual content, language throughout, some violence and drug material.

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in A Million Ways to Die in the West...

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

- Frequent non-graphic violence.
- Frequent explicit violence, with realistic detail, blood and tissue damage.
- Several depictions of fighting, beating, shooting, stabbing and burning, with some blood and detail.
- Some grotesque images and disturbing scenes.

Sexual Content:
- Portrayals of implied sexual activity, with no nudity and little detail.
- Scene of nudity, depicting buttocks, in a non-sexual context.
- Frequent use of crude sexual language, innuendo and references.
- Crude content.
- Frequent references to and portrayals of crude bodily functions (including a depiction of urination) with some detail.
- Embracing and kissing.

Approximately 130 instances of coarse and sexual language including:
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive, sometimes in a sexual or aggressive context.
- Frequent use of scatological slang; infrequent use of profanity, cursing, and vulgar expressions.
- Slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Two scenes of drug use involving marijuana and hallucinogens.
- Alcohol and tobacco use.

Extra info about this movie

Seth MacFarlane, writer/director/actor in this movie, also is the creative talent behind the crude TV series The Family Guy. As well, he penned the script for the crass movie Ted.

Home Video Viewing Alternatives

Here are some ideas for home video titles that are related to A Million Ways to Die in the West.

Seth MacFarlane’s humor isn’t really family friendly, as seen in his movie Ted. For humorous tales of gunslingers that can be shared with the kids, see The Apple Dumpling Gang and The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again. Also try Rango, an animation about an abandoned pet lizard that encounters the harsher realities of life in the Wild West.

Canadian Movie Ratings

14A Coarse and Sexual Language.
AB 14A Sexual Content, Crude Content, Not Recommended For Children.
MB 14A Violence, Coarse Language, Substance/Alcohol Abuse.
ON 14A Coarse Sexual Language, Sexual Content, Crude Content.
QC 13+ Violence, Vulgar Language.

Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A

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Details on home video releases of A Million Ways to Die in the West...

A Million Ways to die in the West releases to home video on October 7, 2014.

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