Murder Mystery 2 parents guide: Is the action-comedy okay for kids?

Murder Mystery 2. (L-R) Jennifer Aniston as Audrey Spitz and Adam Sandler as Nick Spitz in Murder Mystery 2. Cr. Scott Yamano/Netflix © 2022.
Murder Mystery 2. (L-R) Jennifer Aniston as Audrey Spitz and Adam Sandler as Nick Spitz in Murder Mystery 2. Cr. Scott Yamano/Netflix © 2022. /

A follow-up film to the Netflix action-comedy Murder Mystery lands on Netflix on March 31, and people have been waiting for quite some time to see Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston reprise their roles as the Spitz and take on yet another mysterious case. If you’re looking forward to watching Murder Mystery 2, we must share with you the parents guide and age rating. That way, you’ll know if you can watch it with kids around.

Murder Mystery 2 is a Netflix original movie helmed by Jeremy Garelick from a screenplay written by James Vanderbilt. Garelick is best known for his work on the films The Wedding Ringer and The Binge. He also co-created the Netflix kid series Best.Worst.Weekend.Ever. In addition, Vanderbilt is best known for writing the screenplay for the mystery-thriller Zodiac and co-writing the scripts for The Amazing Spider-ManIndependence Day: ResurgenceScream 5 and Scream 6.

Four years after the events of the first film, Nick and Audrey Spitz now run their own detective agency and are full-time private investigators. But things aren’t going well for the Spitz’s new business. Their business is struggling, and they need better clientele. Honestly, they need a break from work. Luckily for them, their good billionaire friend, the Maharajah, invites them to his private island to celebrate his upcoming nuptials. The Spitz see this as a weekend getaway where they can relax, but once they arrive on the island, they quickly find themselves at the center of an international investigation when the Maharajah is kidnapped.

Besides Sandler and Aniston, the rest of the talented cast includes Mark Strong, Mélanie Laurent, Jodie Turner-Smith, John Kani, Kuhoo Verma, Enrique Arce, Zurin Villanueva, Tony Goldwyn, Annie Mumolo, Danny Boon, and Adeel Akhtar.

Murder Mystery 2 parents guide and age rating

Like the first film, Murder Mystery 2 is rated PG-13. This means it may be inappropriate for ages under 13. It was given this maturity rating for violence, bloody images, suggestive material, smoking, and strong language. All the content just listed would be considered inappropriate for a younger audience to watch by many parents.

 Is Murder Mystery 2 family-friendly?

Since the film is rated PG-13, we wouldn’t consider it a family-friendly movie. Why? Well, it’s not suitable for all age groups. It’s suggested that children under the age of 13 not watch this movie. But it shouldn’t be an issue if you’re looking to watch Murder Mystery 2 with older kids.

Is there sex or nudity in Murder Mystery 2?

No, there aren’t any sex scenes or nudity in the sequel. However, there is some kissing between characters and sexual jokes made throughout the film if this is something concerning to you.

Take a look at the action-packed official trailer!

Watch Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston solve another mystery in Murder Mystery 2, arriving on Netflix on March 31.

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