Mr. Mom

Movie review by S. Jhoanna Robledo, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 11+

Classic '80s comedy with some salty language, racy scenes.

PG 1983 91 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 7 reviews

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Classic Humor

Since Kids can’t possibly relate to the working Dad and stay home Mom partnership, most of the ironies will be missed by people under 30. But everyone will pick up on the basic premise that being a stay home Mom isn’t a vacation as Jack “Michael Keaton” soon discovers. The movie is full of dated technology but like with many classic comedies, simple straight forward humor is timeless. This movie is full of lines that stand the test of time “Yea, 220,221 whatever it takes” All the characters work perfectly in their roles and the movie never gets old. Something you can watch once a year and still enjoy.

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