The New Guy poster

DVD & Blu-ray Release Date

DVD: The New Guy DVD release date is set for August 13, 2002. Dates do change so check back often as the release approaches.

Blu-ray: The New Guy 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: The New Guy 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 August 2002. We will update this page with more details as they become available. The movie has been out for around since its theatrical release.

The New Guy stars DJ Qualls, Eliza Dushku, Zooey Deschanel, Jerod Mixon, Parry Shen. View everything you need to know about the movie below.



IMDb Rating




Theater Date

May 10, 2002


A very uncool high school senior intentionally gets himself expelled from his high school with the intention of making a new identity for himself. He befriends a prison inmate, who teaches him the tacticts of being cool and popular and how to gain respect. He then enrolls in a new local high school with a new name, Gil, where he befriends jocks and geeks alike. He gains the attention of the head cheerleader, Danielle, who enlists him to garner more support and school spirit at football games. However, when Gil begins to forget his previous friends from his old school, and Danielle’s ex-boyfriend starts investigating Gil’s past to expose the truth, Gil is forced to confront reality with friends and family.

PG-13 Rating

The New Guy 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 5.4 out of 10 IMDb rating and 24 Metascore on Metacritic. We will continue to add and update review scores.



Box Office

$29.0 million


Comedy, Family



Theatrical Release Date: May 10, 2002
DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: August 13, 2002
Age Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 88 minutes
Budget: $13,000,000
Box Office: $29.0 million
Genre: Comedy, Family
Language: English