Picture from Osmosis Jones
Overall C+

After a lethal virus enters Frank's body, a maverick white blood cell cop and a dutiful cold pill set out to save their host. Presenting a metropolis like setting, the messages of proper health habits and an understanding of the biological workings of the human immune system in this live-action/animated mix is lost amid its over-population of violence, bad attitudes, and body humor.

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

MPAA Rating: PG for bodily humor. (Previously rated PG-13 in 2000).

Osmosis Jones

The most recent home video release of this movie is November 13, 2001. Here are some details…

DVD Release Information:

  • Aspect ratio: Widescreen anamorphic - 2.35:1
  • DVD encoding: Region 1
  • Available audio tracks: English & French (Dolby Digital 5.1), Spanish (Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround).
  • Available subtitles: English, French.
DVD Extras:
  • Commentary by Directors, Producer, and Writer
  • Theatrical trailers
  • Behind the scenes - documentary & voice sessions
  • Deleted scenes
  • Hidden features
  • Frank’s Gross Anatomy

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The soundtrack for Osmosis Jones includes many rap numbers and some questionable lyrics. For a look at the work of one of the featured artists, check Jim’s review of Kid Rock.

For another story that plays with the miniature workings of parallel universes, see our review of The Borrowers.