Hotel Rwanda poster

DVD & Blu-ray Release Date

DVD: Hotel Rwanda DVD release date is set for April 12, 2005. Dates do change so check back often as the release approaches.

Blu-ray: Hotel Rwanda Blu-ray will be available the same day as the DVD. Blu-ray and DVD releases are typically released around 12-16 weeks after the theatrical premiere.

Digital: Hotel Rwanda digital release from Amazon Video and iTunes will be available 1-2 weeks before the Blu-ray, DVD, and 4K releases. The estimate release date is April 2005. We will update this page with more details as they become available. The movie has been out for around since its theatrical release.

Hotel Rwanda stars Don Cheadle, Xolani Mali, Desmond Dube, Hakeem Kae-Kazim, Tony Kgoroge. View everything you need to know about the movie below.



IMDb Rating




Theater Date

February 4, 2005


When civil war breaks out in the country of Rwanda the results are sudden and catastrophic. One million people are killed in a span of just three months and the bloodshed is not letting up. While the rest of the world ignores the plight of many, Paul Rusesabagina, a hotel manager, decides something must be done. He heroically saves over a thousand refugees when he allows them to take shelter in the hotel he runs.

PG-13 Rating

Hotel Rwanda DVD/Blu-ray is rated PG-13. Parents are urged to be cautious. Some material may be inappropriate for pre-teenagers (under 13).


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The movie currently has a 8.3 out of 10 IMDb rating and 79 Metascore on Metacritic. We will continue to add and update review scores.



Box Office

$23.5 million


Drama, History, War



Theatrical Release Date: February 4, 2005
DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: April 12, 2005
Age Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 121 minutes
Budget: $17,500,000
Box Office: $23.5 million
Genre: Drama, History, War
Language: English