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PG| 1 hr. 34 min.

Plot Summary

When Oh, a loveable misfit from another planet, lands on Earth and finds himself on the run from his own people, he forms an unlikely friendship with an adventurous girl named Tip who is on a quest of her own. Through a series of comic adventures with Tip, Oh comes to understand that being different and making mistakes is all part of being human. And while he changes her planet and she changes his world, they discover the true meaning of the word HOME.

Cast: Jim Parsons , Rihanna , Steve Martin , Jennifer Lopez , Matt Jones , Brian Stepanek , April M. Lawrence , Stephen Kearin

Director: Tim Johnson

Genres: Science fiction, Comedy, Adventure, Animated

Distributor: 20th Century Fox

Home (2015)

Release Date: March 27th, 2015|1 hr. 34 min.

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  • Jim Parsons is the sole bright spot in the cast as the alien hero, giving him the same halting confusion as he gives Sheldon on “The Big Bang Theory.” show more

  • Director Tim Johnson (DreamWorks’ Antz) and writing team of Tom J. Astle and Matt Ember (Epic), keep the momentum humming and the amusing bits reasonably entertaining, but they can’t vanquish the prevailing feeling of deja vu, and that the Boov are merely Minions of a different hue. show more

  • There’s nothing in Home that you haven’t seen before, but there’s a lot in it your kids haven’t; as animated sci-fi for small fry, it’s a success whose modest but well-executed ambitions are no small part of its charm. show more

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'Home' Review: 5 Things Every Parent Needs to Know

Posted by
Sandie Angulo Chen on March 27, 2015

"Home" is the latest family-targeted adventure to pair a human kid with a friendly extraterrestrial. Like "E.T.," the big theme of the movie is finding your people. After the invasion of the color-cha...

Weekend Movies: 'Get Hard,' 'Home,' 'While We're Young,' & More (VIDEO)

Posted by
Jonny Black on March 26, 2015

This weekend, Will Ferrell turns to Kevin Hart to prep him for prison in the (very) R-rated comedy "Get Hard," an alien on the run lands on Earth and makes friends with an adventurous child in the ani...

15 Animated Movie Mistakes That Can't Be Erased

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Jonny Black on March 26, 2015

Think animated movies are error-free? Think again. Most live-action films are littered with little mistakes here and there, while animated films are produced in a painstakingly slow, one frame at...

Watch a Close Encounter of the Feline Kind in This Scene From 'Home' (EXCLUSIVE)

Posted by
Drew Taylor on March 10, 2015

DreamWorks Animation's zippy new film "Home" focuses on what happens after a cuddly alien race (they look like gummy tree frogs) decides to invade Earth and uproot almost its entire population. That's...

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