Downsizing parents guide

Downsizing Parent Guide

A better alternative to living large?

Release date December 22, 2017

Wanting to leave a smaller ecological footprint on the Earth, while also enjoying all the finer things in life, a couple (Matt Damon, Kristen Wiig) agrees to downsize -- meaning they undergo an experimental procedure that shrinks their bodies until they are only four inches tall.

Why is Downsizing rated R? The MPA rated Downsizing R for language including sexual references, some graphic nudity and drug use.

Run Time: 135 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

Please Note: We have not viewed this movie. The information below is a summary based on data gathered from government and industry sponsored film classification agencies in various global regions.

Why is Downsizing rated R? Downsizing is rated R by the MPAA for language including sexual references, some graphic nudity and drug use.

- Suspenseful situations.
- Scenes that may frighten children.

Sexual Content:
- Infrequent, brief male frontal and breast nudity in a non-sexual context.
- Sexual references and innuendo.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Crude content.

- Approximately 31 instances of coarse language, including:
- Frequent use of a sexual expletive, sometimes in a sexual context.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions.
- Slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Scene of drug use involving cannabis and hallucinogens.
- Substance abuse.
- Tobacco use.
- Alcohol Use.

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Cast and Crew

Downsizing is directed by Alexander Payne and stars Matt Damon, Kristen Wiig, Christoph Waltz, Hong Chau .

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Downsizing movie is March 20, 2018. Here are some details…

Downsizing releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy) with six bonus featurettes.

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Another scientific experiment causes a husband to confess: Honey, I Shrunk the Kids. Other miniature people are depicted in The Borrowers, Night at the Museum, Gulliver's Travels and The Secret World of Arrietty.

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