Baywatch parents guide

Baywatch Parent Guide

Who's watching the water when these hunks are patrolling the beach?

Release date May 24, 2017

Based on the TV show of the same name, Baywatch follows some toned and tanned lifeguards (Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron) as they protect the beach-going public.

Why is Baywatch rated R? The MPA rated Baywatch R for language throughout, crude sexual content, and graphic nudity.

Run Time: 116 minutes

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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 Baywatch rated R? Baywatch is rated R by the MPAA for language throughout, crude sexual content, and graphic nudity.

- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.
- Brief explicit violence.
- Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand, gun, and weapons violence, with some blood and detail.
- Occasional gory and grotesque images.
- Some scenes may frighten children.

Sexual Content:
- Nudity in a non-sexual context.
- Infrequent buttock and male genital nudity in a non-sexual context, with some detail.
- Infrequent portrayals of crude bodily functions, with little detail.
- Sexual references and innuendo.
- Crude content.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Fondling.

- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, some in a sexual context.
- Frequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions.
- Frequent use of crude language and references.
- Slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in recreational context.

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News About "Baywatch"

This movie is based on the TV series, Baywatch.

From the Studio:
“BAYWATCH” follows devoted lifeguard Mitch Buchannon (Johnson) as he butts heads with a brash new recruit (Efron). Together, they uncover a local criminal plot that threatens the future of the Bay.
- Paramount

Cast and Crew

Baywatch is directed by Seth Gordon and stars Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron, Alexandra Daddario, Priyanka Chopra .

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Baywatch movie is August 29, 2017. Here are some details…

Baywatch releases to home video (Blu-ray + DVD + Digital HD) with two versions of the movie:
- The Theatrical Release (Rated R by the MPAA)
- The Extended Cut. (This longer version has not been rated by the MPAA).
Other bonus features include:
- Meet the Lifeguards
- Continuing the Legacy
- Stunts & Training
- Deleted & Extended Scenes

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Dwayne Johnson can also be seen in Gridiron Gang and Fast Five. Zac Efron appears in High School Musical and 17 Again.

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