Sisters Sunday, 29 March 2020


Additional Info

  • Rating:

    MA15+: Strong coarse language.

  • The pitch:

    Poehler and Fey let their freak flags fly.

  • Starring:

    Amy Poehler, Tina Fey, Maya Rudolph, Ike Barinholtz, James Brolin, Dianne Wiest, John Cena, John Leguizamo, Bobby Moynihan, Greta Lee, Madison Davenport

  • Directed by:

    Jason Moore

  • Running time:

    118 minutes

  • Rated:

    MA15+ (Australia), 15 (UK), R (USA)


    People are slapped, mud-wrestled, teased/bullied, accidentally burned, headlocked, pushed, hair-pulled. People fall through a ceiling. Objects are smashed, destroyed, defaced. A woman makes a slashing throat/blood spurting action with her hand. Minor car accident, mass murder of twins mentioned. Yelling, arguing. Blood/gore: Stitches (dog).


    A couple has sex while standing in public (no nudity). An intoxicated man appears to be having sex with a food item. A woman drips wax on a man's torso. An object is seen protruding from a butt. Nude man (genitals obscured). A swimmer appears to be nude in a pool. Kissing, sexual innuendo, flirting, ogling, groping, bra-flashing, people in underwear, shirtless men, suggestive dancing, undressing. Skimpy clothing, cleavage, tight-fitting exercise clothing, side-boob, under-boob. Pubic hairs seen on wax strip. References to teen sex, oral sex, anal sex. Drawings of genitals on objects/walls. Chlamydia mentioned.


    Drugs (snorting/inhaling white powder, smoking joints/bong, eating space cakes). Bag of drugs (pills, powder, joints) seen. Drug-induced behaviour, intoxication. Alcohol (cocktails, wine, spirits, champagne). Pot, ketamine, heroin, cocaine, PCP, birth control pills, mescaline, morphine, ibuprofen, aspirin, LCD, crack, adderall, weed, pot mentioned.


    C-word, f-words, s-words, a-words, b*tch. Slang for genitals and bodily functions. Name-calling. Derogatory terms for women. Homosexual, gender, sibling, family, homeless stereotypes. Religious references and exclamations. Obscene hand and finger gestures.


    Sisters, family, house parties, responsibility, ageing, inspirational quotes, bullying, betrayal, forgiveness, moving house, sinkholes, rock-climbing, old classmates, reunions.


    Dead parents, divorce, job loss mentioned. Dogs, cats, tank fish. Vomiting, spit/saliva, toilet. Mid-credits scenes.


    Pleasing, ludicrous, hysterical, chaotic, crude, silly, poignant, fun, cracking, crowdpleasing, mainstream, funny, smart, entertaining, raucous. Excellent chemistry between leads, committed supporting performers, richly comic costume selections.


    Overlong. Basic premise, slow/rough start, frustratingly flat in places, flimsy material, televisual tech credits, generic soundtrack.

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