Wish I Was Here parents guide

Wish I Was Here

There's nowhere he'd rather be than with the kids.

Overall C

After being forced to home school his two children, Aidan Bloom (Zach Braff) realizes he, a lost soul without clear direction or purpose, may be the one getting the real education.

Release date July 18, 2014

Violence B-
Sexual Content C
Profanity D
Substance Use C-

Why is Wish I Was Here rated R? The MPAA rated Wish I Was Here R for language and some sexual content.

Run Time: 120 minutes

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Wish I Was Here
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 Wish I Was Here rated R? Wish I Was Here is rated R by the MPAA for language and some sexual content.

Violence: A man confronts another and threatens legal action, which results in a punch to the face. Various verbal confrontations are depicted. A man, who is dying from cancer, is seen hooked to medical equipment.

Sexual Content:

A man is seen from behind with his pants down (we see his naked posterior) looking at a computer: Sounds of pornography are heard, but his self-pleasuring is interrupted. A man and woman are seen on a bed having sex (they are both fully clothed). A married couple begin to kiss and embrace—in the next scene we see them in bed with bare shoulders. In a workplace a man begins talking to a female co-worker about his anatomy using crude terms, she asks him to stop but he continues. Later she confronts her boss about the situation and he tells her to “lighten up.” The harasser is eventually fired and legally compelled to attend a treatment clinic. A woman is seen in a slightly revealing tank top.

Language: Over two-dozen sexual expletives are heard, along with other scatological and anatomical slang terms.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Just prior to driving a man takes a brief drag from a marijuana cigarette. Social drinking is depicted. Medical professionals are seen smoking tobacco cigarettes and a female character remarks on the irony of them saving lives at one moment and then smoking the next.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse and Sexual Language, Sexually Suggestive Scene.
Alberta 14A Coarse Language.
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Young Children, Coarse Language.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Sexual Content.
Quebec 13+ Vulgar Language.
Martimes Not Rated
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Cast and Crew

Wish I Was Here is directed by Zach Braff and stars Zach Braff, Kate Hudson, Josh Gad, Ashley Greene, Jim Parsons, Mandy Patinkin.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Wish I Was Here movie is October 28, 2014. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Wish I Was Here
Release Date: 28 October 2014
Wish I Was Here releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/DIGITAL HD with UltraViolet) with the following extras:
- Feature Commentary with Co-Writer/Director/Producer Zach Braff and Co-Writer/Producer Adam Braff
- Feature Commentary with Co-Writer/Director/Producer Zach Braff, Director of Photography Lawrence Sher, and Editor Myron Kerstein
- Deleted Scenes with Optional Commentary with Co-Writer/Director/Producer Zach Braff, - Director of Photography Lawrence Sher, and Editor Myron Kerstein
- Directing While Acting
- Aston Martin Dealership Outtakes

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