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Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby

Released

Aug 03, 2006

Latest Home Video

Dec 11, 2006

MPAA Rating

PG-13

Cast

Will Ferrell
Leslie Bibb
Sacha Baron Cohen

Studio

2006 Sony Pictures

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Synopsis

Ricky Bobby (Will Ferrell) has been at the top of the NASCAR circuit long enough that the wins, wealth and trophy wife (Leslie Bibb) have gone to his head. But his sense of manly security is dashed when new competition is introduced in the form of a gay, top-rated Formula One driver (played by Sacha Baron Cohen).

Content Details

Why Is Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby Rated PG-13?

Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby is rated PG-13 for crude and sexual humor, language, drug references and brief comic violence.

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby...

A long, long, long convoy of crude jokes, profanities and sexual innuendos accompany Ricky Bobby’s rise to fame on the NASCAR circuit. Passionate heterosexual smooching and a couple of lingering homosexual kisses are combined with the abundant discussion of male anatomy, sexual quirks and illicit activities. Ricky’s two vulgar-mouthed boys and his weed-peddling father cause some trouble at home. But Ricky’s life is totally upset when his wife leaves him for his best friend. In a fit of rage, the abandoned driver punches a man in the face and stabs himself in the leg with a knife. Cigarettes, excessive alcohol use and illegal drug use are also portrayed or discussed.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

BC
SK
PG Coarse and Sexual Language.
AB PG Coarse Language, Not Recommended For Young Children
MB PG
ON PG Language may offend. Not recommended for young children.
QC G Not recommended for young children.
NB
NS
NL
PE
PG Sexual content. Coarse Language.

Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A

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Details on home video releases of Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby...

The DVD release of Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby sings the praises of this movie with an almost endless refrain of bonus extras such as: commentaries by the film’s director and friends, a gag reel, deleted and extended scenes, never-before-seen footage and alternate lines not used in movie. Featurettes include: Line-o-Rama, Interviews with Ricky, Cal, and Carley, Bonus Race Footage, Will Ferrell Returns to Talladega, Daytona 500 Spot, Nascar Chase for the Nextel Cup Spot, Interviews with Jean Girard and Gregory, Walker & Texas Ranger: Montage and Outtakes, More Deleted Scenes, Ricky and Cal’s Commericals, and Ricky and Cal’s Public Service Announcement. For fans of the sport, there is also a DVD-ROM link to NASCAR.com. Audio tracks are provided in Dolby Digital 5.1 (English and French) with subtitles in English and French.

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