Observe and Report parents guide

Observe and Report Parent Guide

Release date April 10, 2009

Ronnie Barnhardt (Seth Rogen) is a mall security guard with delusions of grandeur. So he is thrilled when he is given the assignment of catching an exhibitionist that is flashing shoppers. However, when he has to share his detective duties with a real police officer (Ray Liotta), a rather unpleasant side of Ronnie's personality is exposed.

Why is Observe and Report rated R? The MPAA rated Observe and Report R for pervasive language, graphic nudity, drug use, sexual content and violence.

Run Time: 86 minutes

Observe and Report
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 Observe and Report rated R? Observe and Report is rated R by the MPAA for pervasive language, graphic nudity, drug use, sexual content and violence.

Violence:
- Frequent and prolonged portrayals of graphic violence.
- Depictions of fighting and shooting.
- Some gory images and bloody wounds are shown.
- Bullying.

Sexual Content:
- Full frontal nudity in shown in a sexual situation.
- Nudity (including depictions of breasts, buttocks and genitalia) is seen in non-sexual contexts.
- Portrayals of sexual activity (no nudity seen).
- Crude content and sexual language.
- Sexual references and innuendo.
- Embracing and kissing.

Language:
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, some in a sexual context.
- Extremely frequent use of scatological slang, profanity and vulgar expressions.
- Slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:
- Detailed portrayals of illegal drug use and substance abuse.

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Cast and Crew

Observe and Report is directed by and stars Seth Rogen, Anna Faris, Ray Liotta.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Observe and Report movie is September 22, 2009. Here are some details…

Observe and Report releases to home video on September 22, 2009.

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Paul Blart: Mall Cop is another movie about a security guard who’d rather be a police officer (but that film only received a PG-13 rating). Although Seth Rogan has stared in many movies with crude content (such as Knocked Up), he has lent his voice talents to some family friendly films like Horton Hears a Who and Kung Fu Panda.