Due Date parents guide

Due Date Parent Guide

Release date November 5, 2010

When unforeseen circumstances threaten to prevent Peter Highman (Robert Downey Jr.) from getting to his wife (Michelle Monaghan) in time to see their child born, the desperate father-to-be catches a ride with Ethan Tremblay (Zach Galifianakis). But the quirky wanna-be actor proves to be more of an anchor than a fast-track ticket home.

Why is Due Date rated R? The MPA rated Due Date R for language, drug use and sexual content.

Run Time: 100 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is Due Date rated R? Due Date is rated R by the MPAA for language, drug use and sexual content.

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


- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.

- Brief portrayals of graphic violence.

- Depictions fighting, beating and shooting.

- Some scenes may frighten young children.

Sexual Content:

- Implied sexual activity.

- Frequent use of sexual language and references.

- Crude content.

- Embracing and kissing.


- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations in non-sexual contexts.

- Frequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions.

- One use of an ethno-cultural slur.

- One use of a sexual slur.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Frequent portrayals of and references to illegal drug use for recreational purposes.

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Cast and Crew

Due Date is directed by Todd Phillips and stars Robert Downey Jr., Zach Galifianakis, Michelle Monaghan.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Due Date movie is February 22, 2011. Here are some details…

Due Date is coming to home video on February 22, 2011.

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The fluster that can be caused by the arrival of a little one is also depicted in Father of the Bride 2, Lady and the Tramp and 101 Dalmatians. Road trips go wrong for other characters in the movies Leap Year, The Muppet Movie and Larger Than Life.