Friends With Benefits parents guide

Friends With Benefits Parent Guide

Release date July 22, 2011

After one too many disappointments in their respective love lives, but still wanting some sort of sexual relationship, good pals Jamie (Mila Kunis) and Dylan (Justin Timberlake) decide to be "Friends With Benefits." However it doesn't take long for their emotionally unattached arrangement to get complicated.

Why is Friends With Benefits rated R? The MPA rated Friends With Benefits R for sexual content and language.

Run Time: 110 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 Friends With Benefits rated R? Friends With Benefits is rated R by the MPAA for sexual content and language.

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


- Some scenes may frighten young children.

Sexual Content:

- Four scenes of nudity, depicting buttocks, in sexual and non-sexual contexts.

- Detailed portrayals of sexual activity, both implied and simulated.

- Fondling.

- Frequent, detailed use of sexual language, references and innuendo.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Infrequent portrayals of crude bodily functions.


- Frequent use of the sexual expletive, sometimes in a sexual context.

- Infrequent use of scatological slang, profanity, sexual slurs and cursing.

- Slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Drugs, alcohol and/or tobacco use.

- Some substance abuse.

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News About "Friends With Benefits"

Friends With Benefits releases to home video on December 2, 2011.

Cast and Crew

Friends With Benefits is directed by Will Gluck and stars Mila Kunis, Justin Timberlake, Patricia Clarkson.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Friends With Benefits movie is December 2, 2011. Here are some details…

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Paramount Pictures released their version of this script in January 2011, under the title, No Strings Attached. Mila Kunis play another love interest in Max Payne. Justin Timberlake lends his voice to the character of Boo Boo in Yogi Bear.