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For detailed information about the amounts and types of (a) sex and nudity, (b) violence and gore, (c) profanity, (d) alcohol, drugs, and smoking, and (e) frightening and intense scenes in this movie, consult the IMDb Parents Guide for this movie. The Parents Guide for MacGruber can be found here.
MacGruber is based on a Saturday Night Live skit of the same name. The skit itself was a parody of the TV series "MacGyver" (1985-1992). The screenplay for MacGruber was written by the Saturday Night Live screenwriting team of Will Forte and John Solomon along with American film-maker Jorma Taccone, who also directed the movie.
"Touch and Go" by Emerson, Lake, and Powell is the song that plays during the montage as he checks off the names on his list.
This comedy was released rated R in theaters worldwide. In the US, the DVD and Blu-ray contain this version alongside a longer Unrated Cut which adds more story and dialogue as well as more spicy material. The differences between the theatrical version and the Unrated Edition can be found here.
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