October Baby parents guide

October Baby

Overall A-

Hannah (Rachel Hendrix) has just learned a difficult truth. Her parents aren't really her blood relatives. Instead she was adopted after an unsuccessful abortion. Feeling like her whole world has been turned upside-down, she sets out to find the woman who didn't want to be her mother.

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

Why is October Baby rated PG-13? The MPAA rated October Baby PG-13 for mature thematic material.

Run Time: 107 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is October Baby rated PG-13? October Baby is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for mature thematic material.

Violence: Characters break into a locked building and are subsequently arrested. Mild suicidal thoughts are recorded in a journal.

Sexual Content: An unmarried couple is forced to share a hotel room, which causes the girl’s moral convictions great distress. A character says she has never been with anyone (meaning sexually).

Language: None Noted.

Drugs and Alcohol: A character is depicted with a hangover.

Other: A girl’s medical history (hip problems, asthma, epilepsy and emotional issues) is attributed to a failed abortion. A character describes witnessing the birth of a child who is missing an arm because of an abortion attempt. Miscarriages, abortion and death of infants are discussed.

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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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News About "October Baby"

Cast and Crew

October Baby is directed by Andrew Erwin, Jon Erwin and stars Rachel Hendrix, Jason Burkey, John Schneider, Jasmine Guy.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of October Baby movie is September 11, 2012. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: October Baby

Release Date: 11 September 2012

October Baby releases to home video with the following bonus extras:

- Audio commentary by The Erwin Brothers and The October Baby Family

- October Bloopers

- Deleted Scenes

- Finding Hannah

- Shari’s Story

- Gianna Jessen: The Inspiration

- Singing the Praises of October Baby

- Facebook Q&A with Rachel and Jason

-  Every Life is Beautiful (Jon Erwin, Gianna Jessen, Andy Erwin, Mark Hall, Pat Layton, Ken Bevel and Dan Atchison)

- The Afters “Life Is Beautiful” Music Video

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