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Overall B-

Catherine (Gwyneth Paltrow) has inherited a mathematical mind from her Dad, but is now questioning if she also shares his tendency towards mental illness. Torn between the affectionate overtures of one of her father's former students (Jake Gyllenhaal) and her sister's (Hope Davis) doubts about her competence, Catherine is seeking Proof that she's not crazy.

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

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some sexual content, language and drug references.


The most recent home video release of this movie is February 13, 2006. Here are some details…

DVD Release Date: 14 February 2006
Puzzle no more! Miramax Home Entertainment sums up its DVD release of Proof with the following well-calculated bonus additions: A director’s commentary by John Madden, some deleted scenes, and a making-of featurette. Now any fan can go figure!

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