The Rules of Attraction poster

DVD & Blu-ray Release Date

DVD: The Rules of Attraction DVD release date is set for February 18, 2003. Dates do change so check back often as the release approaches.

Blu-ray: The Rules of Attraction 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 Rules of Attraction 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 February 2003. We will update this page with more details as they become available. The movie has been out for around since its theatrical release.

The Rules of Attraction stars James Van Der Beek, Shannyn Sossamon, Jessica Biel, Kip Pardue, Kate Bosworth. View everything you need to know about the movie below.



IMDb Rating




Theater Date

October 11, 2002


Based on the Bret Easton Ellis novel about sexual coming of age at an East Coast private school, The Rules of Attraction follows the romantic and sexual liaisons of assorted students attending Camden College. These include Sean Bateman, who is drawn to ice princess Lauren Hynde, and Victor, who is simultaneously involved with Lauren and another coed, Lara. Sean, meanwhile, is pursued by the bisexual Paul Denton, who used to sleep with Lauren, and eventually leads Paul to believe he may have a chance for a relationship in order to use him for his drug connections.

R Rating

The Rules of Attraction DVD/Blu-ray is rated R. R stands for ‘Restricted’, which means children under 17 require accompanying parent or adult guardian. The movie contains some adult material and parents are urged to learn more about the movie.


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Reviews [star rating=”6.7″ ]

The movie currently has a 6.7 out of 10 IMDb rating and 50 Metascore on Metacritic. We will continue to add and update review scores.



Box Office

$6.5 million


Romantic Comedy, Drama



Theatrical Release Date: October 11, 2002
DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: February 18, 2003
Age Rating: R
Runtime: 110 minutes
Budget: $4,000,000
Box Office: $6.5 million
Genre: Romantic Comedy, Drama
Language: English