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Year One

Zed and Oh (Jack Black and Michael Cera) find themselves caught between a rock and the Stone Age when they are banished from their village. Now the lazy, good-for-nothings are forced to fend for themselves in an evolving world that lives by "survival of the fittest" rules. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: D
Violence: C
Sexual Content: D+
Language: D+
Drugs/Alcohol: C-
Run Time: 92
Theater Release: 19 Jun 2009
Video Release: 06 Oct 2009
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Year One is rated PG-13: for crude and sexual content throughout, brief strong language and comic violence. (Edited; originally Rated R for some sexual content and language.)

Cast: Jack Black, Michael Cera, Olivia Wilde
Studio: 2009 Columbia Pictures
Website: Official site for Year One.

Detailed Review

Comedian Harold Ramis (writer of Meatballs, Caddy Shack and Ghostbusters) has put pen to paper once again and come up with what can best be called "Neanderthal humor" in Year… 
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Why Is Year One Rated PG-13?

Continual and pervasive sexually oriented dialogue is the focus of this film about two “cave… 
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As soon as Zed and Oh are warned about the sexual permissiveness in Sodom they… 
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Video alternatives / Home Video Bonus Features

Year One takes a dark comedic look at the ancient world, as opposed to the… 
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