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The Odd Life of Timothy Green


Aug 14, 2012

Latest Home Video

Dec 03, 2012

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Peter Hedges


Jennifer Garner
Joel Edgerton
Dianne Wiest
CJ Adams
Rosemarie DeWitt
Ron Livingston
M. Emmet Walsh
Odeya Rush


2012 Walt Disney Pictures

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Sometimes parents tell kids that they were brought by the stork, but in the case of Timothy (CJ Adams), he tells Cindy and Jim Green (Jennifer Garner and Joel Edgerton) that he came from the garden. As odd as it all may seem, the childless couple is happy to adopt the little sprout.

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Why Is The Odd Life of Timothy Green Rated PG?

The Odd Life of Timothy Green is rated PG for mild thematic elements and brief language.

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in The Odd Life of Timothy Green...

Violence: A man forcefully throws a ball at child during a game of dodge ball. One child is hit in the head and knocked to the ground. A child is smeared with food while being bullied at school. A girl gets a bloody nose after being kicked in the face. Adults are oblivious to a child on the bottom of a swimming pool. A couple argues loudly. A child is injured during a soccer game. A corpse is seen in a casket. An adult male argues with his father. Some brief moments of peril are shown.

Sexual Content: A married couple kisses. Girls wear swimsuits at a pool party.

Language: The script contains brief, mild profanities and some terms of Deity.

Alcohol / Drug Use: A couple drinks wine at home with some seeming affect on their sobriety.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

MB G Mature Theme.

Canadian Home Video Rating: G

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Details on home video releases of The Odd Life of Timothy Green...

Home Video Notes: The Odd Life of Timothy Green

Release Date: 4 December 2012

The Odd Life of Timothy Green releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack) with the following extras:

- Deleted Scenes

- Music Video: This Gift by Glen Hansard

Exclusive HD Content

- Documentary: Family Roots: Bringing ‘The Odd Life of Timothy Green’ to the Screen

- Glen Hansard: Behind This Gift

- Director Audio Commentary

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Movies4kids says: Jan. 03, 2013

Perhaps what could be added to the sexual content of this movie and the reason for its PG rating, is comments and discussions about the couple “trying to have a baby.”  Questions might arise as to why people need to “try.”

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