Same Kind of Different as Me parents guide

Same Kind of Different as Me Parent Guide

Outward appearances can be deceiving.

Release date October 20, 2017

When a white art dealer (Greg Kinnear) volunteers with his wife ( Renée Zellweger) at a charity soup kitchen, he meets a homeless black man (Djimon Hounsou) and discovers they may have more in common than either could have imagined.

Why is Same Kind of Different as Me rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Same Kind of Different as Me PG-13 for thematic elements including some violence and language.

Run Time: 120 minutes

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Same Kind of Different as Me
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Same Kind of Different as Me rated PG-13? Same Kind of Different as Me is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for thematic elements including some violence and language.

Violence:
- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.
- Infrequent portrayals of weapons violence and physical assault in the context of racism, with no blood and little detail.
- Infrequent references to violence, illness, and trauma.
- Bullying.
- Scenes that may frighten young children.

Sexual Content:
- Mild sexual references.
- Embracing and kissing.

Profanity:
- Infrequent use of coarse language and mild profanities.
- Infrequent use of ethnocultural slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Portrayals of alcohol use and abuse.

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News About "Same Kind of Different as Me"

This movie is based on the memoir of Ron Hall (the art dealer) and Denver Moore (the homeless man), published as The Same Kind of Different as Me.

Cast and Crew

Same Kind of Different as Me is directed by Michael Carney and stars Renée Zellweger, Jon Voight, Djimon Hounsou, Greg Kinnear .

Home Video

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The Soloist and The Blind Side also tell stories about how the lives of both givers and receivers are changed forever when opposites are brought together.