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2017 | R | Comedy Drama | 2hrs, 15m

A guy who realizes he’d have a better life if he shrinks himself.

U.S. Release Date

Downsizing release date was Friday, December 22, 2017. This was a Nationwide in theaters release.

On Blu-ray & DVD

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

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Directed by

Alexander Payne


Alexander Payne
Jim Taylor


Rating MPAA

R for language including sexual references, some graphic nudity and drug use

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Downsizing imagines what might happen if, as a solution to over-population, Norwegian scientists discover how to shrink humans to five inches tall and propose a 200-year global transition from big to small. People soon realize how much further money goes in a miniaturized world, and with the promise of a better life, everyman Paul Safranek (Matt Damon) and wife Audrey (Kristen Wiig) decide to abandon their stressed lives in Omaha in order to get small and move to a new downsized community — a choice that triggers life-changing adventures.
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