Sweet Home Alabama poster

DVD & Blu-ray Release Date

DVD: Sweet Home Alabama DVD release date is set for February 4, 2003. Dates do change so check back often as the release approaches.

Blu-ray: Sweet Home Alabama 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: Sweet Home Alabama 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 January 2003. We will update this page with more details as they become available. The movie has been out for around since its theatrical release.

Sweet Home Alabama stars Reese Witherspoon, Josh Lucas, Patrick Dempsey, Candice Bergen, Mary Kay Place. View everything you need to know about the movie below.



IMDb Rating




Theater Date

September 27, 2002


Melanie Smooter, belle of the South, flees her Alabama roots for the skylines of New York City. While chasing her dream of being a clothing designer in the Big Apple, she falls in love with no other than New York’s elite, Andrew Hennings, son to the city’s Mayor. When her beau pops the question, the now-Ms. Melanie Carmichael must travel back home in seek of the divorce she never got from her high school sweetheart, Jake. Melanie finds more than she bargains for in the Deep South reconnecting with her past and rediscovering who she is. What she once ran away from now seems more and more like everything she needs. Torn between two lives, which direction will Ms. Melanie run- North, or South?

PG-13 Rating

Sweet Home Alabama 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 5.8 out of 10 IMDb rating and 45 Metascore on Metacritic. We will continue to add and update review scores.



Box Office

$127.2 million


Romantic Comedy



Theatrical Release Date: September 27, 2002
DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: February 4, 2003
Age Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 108 minutes
Budget: $38,000,000
Box Office: $127.2 million
Genre: Romantic Comedy
Language: English