Downsizing

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Downsizing
When scientists discover how to shrink humans to five inches tall as a solution to over-population, a man and his wife decide to abandon their stressed lives in order to get small and move to a new downsized community... a choice that triggers life-changing adventures.

136 minutes.
No persons under 13 (Language, Nudity, Drug abuse).
Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi.

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Finally got him just where I want him...
Finally got him just where I want him...

Credits

Cast
Matt Damon, Christoph Waltz, Hong Chau, Kristin Wiig, Rolf Lassgård, Ingjerd Egeberg
Director
Alexander Payne
ScreenplayAlexander Payne, Jim Taylor
MusicRolfe Kent
CinematographyPhedon Papamichael
EditingKevin Tent
Sound formatsDolby Digital
SoundtrackAvailable
Made in2017
Produced byParamount Pictures, Ad Hominem Enterprises, Annapurna Pictures

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreComedy
LanguageFairly frequent, moderate impact.
NudityLow to mild, non-sexual.
SexNone
ViolenceNone
PrejudiceNone
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone (sic)
Comments
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USA MPAA rating

R: RestrictedRated R for language including sexual references, some graphic nudity and drug use.
Runtime135
USA version is usually but not always the same as South African release. Versions released on streaming or DVD, Blu-ray or Video may also differ.

ScreenIt Report (USA)

Sex / Nudity
5
Violence
1
Blood / Gore / Gross
3
Guns / Weapons
0
Profanity
5
Alcohol / Drugs
4
Smoking
3
Disrespectful / Bad Attitude
4
Imitative Behaviour
3
Frightening / Tense Scenes
0
Jump Scenes
0
Tense Family Scenes
4
Music (Scary/Tense)
1
Music (Inappropriate)
0
Topics to talk about
4

CommonSenseMedia Report (USA)

Suggested age limit
16 +
Positive messages
2
Positive role models
2
Violence
2
Sex
5
Language
4
Consumerism
2
Drinking, drugs, smoking
3

Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Cape Argus / The Star
Helen Herimbi quote iconBig idea falls short on the little details.
0
24.com
Herman Eloff quote iconDownsizing is different, quirky and even a little bit funny. It’s a tiny film with a lot of heart and totally worth the watch.
10
Metacritic.com
48 critics
13
Rottentomatoes critics
247 critics
11
Rottentomatoes tomatometer
Tomatometer quote iconDownsizing assembles a talented cast in pursuit of some truly interesting ideas -- which may be enough for some audiences to forgive the final product’s frustrating shortcomings.
10
Movie Review Query Engine
MRQE critics quote icon
11
CommonSenseMedia
Staff evaluation quote iconOverlong sci-fi comedy has a heavy message, mature content.
5

What the People say

Metacritic.com users
88 users
11
Rottentomatoes users
7793 users
6
IMDB
23496 Netizens
11
The Movie DB
Community
10

Average .. 45%

9

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