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Overall A-

Randy and Cristal Simpkins (Dean Cain and Lori Beth Edgeman) face a parent's worst nightmare when their two-year-old son Joe (Pierce Gagnon) goes missing.

Violence B+
Sexual Content A
Profanity B+
Substance Use B+

MPAA Rating: PG PG for thematic elements and brief tobacco images.

Why is The Way Home rated PG?

Official MPAA Rating: The Way Home is rated PG for PG for thematic elements and brief tobacco images.

Please read our content details for this movie to help determine if it is suitable for members of your family. We also encourage you to check our full review and our movie information page.

Violence: The loss of a child causes mounting tension, discussions about accidental death or foul play, and emotional distress. A married couple argues and the wife accuses her husband of negligence. A child plays with a toy gun. In the Home Video featurette, The Way Home - The Inspirational True Story, a car accident involving a dog is mentioned.

Sexual Content: A husband and wife kiss.

Language: Infrequent mild profanities are heard. Terms of deity are used as expletives, as well as in prayers.

Drug and Alcohol Use: A character is regularly seen with a cigar.

Other: These parents and their Christian faith community pray together to ask for divine help.

The Way Home
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video PG