Coming Home parents guide

Coming Home

Can love endure longer than memory?

Overall A

When Lu (Daoming Chen) is released from a labor camp after serving almost two decades as a political prisoner, he returns to his family only to find his wife (Li Gong) no longer remember who he is.

Release date September 9, 2015

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

Why is Coming Home rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Coming Home PG-13 Some Thematic Material.

Run Time: 109 minutes

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Coming Home
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Coming Home rated PG-13? Coming Home is rated PG-13 by the MPAA Some Thematic Material.

Violence: Characters are treated with injustice. It is implied that opinions about guilt vary over a man who has been arrested as a political prisoner and sent to a labor camp. A fugitive sneaks into an apartment building.Soldiers and police roughly handle an escaped prisoner during his recapture, and knock down a woman causing her head to bleed. Sexual assault and suicide are briefly mentioned. An angry woman yells at a man she believes is responsible for her husband’s arrest. Guns are used as props by dancers in a ballet about female soldiers. Characters feel the unspoken threats of authority figures. Rewards are promised to those who co-operate with officials. Betrayal occurs and acts of vengeance are considered.

Sexual Content: A character implies a man has violated her.

Language: None noted.

Alcohol / Drug Use: None noted.

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Coming Home
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
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Cast and Crew

Coming Home is directed by Yimou Zhang and stars Li Gong, Daoming Chen, Huiwen Zhang.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Coming Home movie is March 8, 2016. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Coming Home
Release Date: 11 March 2016

Coming Home releases on home video (Blu-ray) with the following special features: - Toronto Film Festival Q&A with Yimou Zhang - Commentary with Director Yimou Zhang

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Characters devotedly work with others suffering from memory loss in St. Vincent and The Notebook (although both films also contain sexual content that make them poor choices for young viewers).