Home parents guide


It's a small universe.

Overall B-

An unlikely friendship forms between a young girl (voice of Rihanna) and a socially awkward alien (voice of Jim Parsons) after her world is invaded by his species looking for a new home.

Release date March 27, 2015

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

Why is Home rated PG? The MPAA rated Home PG for mild action and some rude humor.

Run Time: 94 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

Please read our content details for this movie to help determine if it is suitable. We also encourage you to check our full review.

Why is Home rated PG? Home is rated PG by the MPAA for mild action and some rude humor.

Violence: The movie contains portrayals of non-graphic violence including characters hit over the head with a scepter. One character appears to be knocked out. Others are punched, smashed, slapped and threatened with an alien weapon. A character appears to be crushed under a huge, metal machine. Humans are sucked up into large machines and relocated by aliens. A character is trapped in a refrigerated cooler. An underage driver crashes a car. A character is tied up in a car with duct tape. Characters also experience moments of peril, sometimes in a slapstick context.

Sexual Content: A character is seen with a bra draped across her head at a dance party.

Language: The script contains some brief name-calling.

Alcohol / Drug Use: None noted.

Other: The film contains several jokes about bodily functions and other bathroom humor.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G
Alberta G
Manitoba G
Ontario G Cartoon/Animation Action
Quebec G
Martimes G
Canadian Home Video G

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Cast and Crew

Home is directed by Tim Johnson and stars Jim Parsons, Rihanna, Jennifer Lopez .

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Home movie is July 28, 2015. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Home
Release Date: 28 July 2015
Home releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/UltraViolet or Blu-ray/Blu-ray 3D/DVD/UltraViolet) with the following extras:
-Best Party Ever!
- Oh's Shake Your Boov Thing
- "Feel the Light" by Jennifer Lopez – Music Video
- "Feel the Light" by Jennifer Lopez – Lyric Video
- Oh's Boovy Jukebox
- Oh's Party Planning Tips
- This is Being Boov
- Almost Home
- Testing Lab
- Party Play All
- Deleted Scenes
- Be an Artist!
- Stars of Home

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This film shares some of the same creative talent as the movies The Croods and How to Train Your Dragon. Another child befriends an alien lost on Earth in ET: The Extra-Terrestrial.

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