Jumping the Broom parents guide

Jumping the Broom Parent Guide

Release date May 6, 2011

Jason (Laz Alonso) and Sabrina (Paula Patton) think they have enough in common to marry one another. But when his downtown family meets her uptown relatives in Martha's Vineyard for the big event, the differences between their social classes threaten to break the happy couple apart.

Why is Jumping the Broom rated PG-13? The MPA rated Jumping the Broom PG-13 for some sexual content.

Run Time: 111 minutes

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Jumping the Broom
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 Jumping the Broom rated PG-13? Jumping the Broom is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for some sexual content.


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


- Some scenes may cause brief anxiety or frighten children.

- Infrequent portrayals of non-graphic violence.

- Depictions of slapping and punching.

Sexual Content:

- Sexual references and innuendo.

- Embracing and kissing


- Occasional use of mild profanity.

- Limited use of slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Tobacco use.

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Cast and Crew

Jumping the Broom is directed by Salim Akil and stars Paula Patton, Laz Alonso, Angela Bassett .

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Jumping the Broom movie is August 9, 2011. Here are some details…

Jumping The Broom releases on Blu-ray on August 9. 2011, with the following extras:

-Director and Cast Commentary

-You’re Invited

-Honoring the Tradition of Jumping the Broom


Related home video titles:

Similar cultural clashes occur for an engaged couples in Our Family Wedding and Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner. Paula Patton runs interference in the romantic dreams of her best friend (Queen Latifah) in Just Wrighta film in which her co-star Laz Alonso also had role.