Due Date is rated R for a variety of reasons. According to the Motion Picture Association of America films that are rated R tend to include “strong or graphic violence sex or drug use.” In the case of Due Date there is a scene in which a character snorts cocaine as well as a scene in which two characters have sex. There is also some strong language throughout the film.
So while Due Date may not be the most violent or explicit film out there it does include some content that is not suitable for younger audiences.
Why is Due Date rated R?
Answer: The movie is rated R for crude and sexual content pervasive language drug material and some nudity.
What kind of crude and sexual content is in Due Date?
Answer: There are several scenes with characters engaged in sexual activity as well as several scenes of characters naked or partially naked.
There is also a scene in which a character masturbates.
What kind of language is in Due Date?
Answer: There is a lot of profanity in the movie including several uses of the F-word.
What kind of drug material is in Due Date?
Answer: There are several scenes in which characters use and/or abuse drugs including marijuana cocaine and prescription pills.
Is there any violence in Due Date?
Answer: There is some violence in the movie including a scene in which a character is shot in the head.
Is there any nudity in Due Date?
Answer: There is some nudity in the movie including several scenes of characters naked or partially naked.
What is the plot of Due Date?
Answer: The movie is about two men (played by Robert Downey Jr.
and Zach Galifianakis) who are forced to travel cross-country together after one of them misses his flight.
Who is in the cast of Due Date?
Answer: The cast includes Robert Downey Jr.
Zach Galifianakis Michelle Monaghan and Jamie Foxx.
Who directed Due Date?
Answer: Todd Phillips directed the movie.
Who wrote the screenplay for Due Date?
Answer: Alan R.
Cohen Alan Freedland and Todd Phillips wrote the screenplay.
What was the budget for Due Date?
Answer: The movie had a budget of $32 million.
What was the box office gross for Due Date?
Answer: The movie grossed $211 million worldwide.
What was the critical reception of Due Date?
Answer: The movie received mixed reviews from critics.
What are some of the awards that Due Date has been nominated for?
Answer: The movie has been nominated for several awards including the Golden Globe for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy.
What is the recommended age for viewers of Due Date?
Answer: The movie is rated R so it is recommended for viewers aged 17 and up.