A Guy Thing

Movie review by Nell Minow, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Lame, crude descendent of Meet the Parents.

PG-13 2003 101 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 1 review

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age 18+

Not for kids

Yes it's a comedy, but the theme are something not for kids to comprehend and glean what actually has transpired in the whole duration of the movie. There are no explicit sexual content however there are subjects such as lying to cover up one's faults, one night stand, etc. I am not a moral police, but subjects like these is something kids and teens shouldn't really touch on. I really think that teens--nowadays are just in a rush to grow up too fast.

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Too much violence
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Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 12+

A Guy Thing

Suprisingly hilarious, but predictable none the less.

Movie Details

  • In theaters: January 27, 2003
  • On DVD or streaming: May 27, 2003
  • Cast: Jason Lee, Julia Stiles, Selma Blair
  • Director: Chris Koch
  • Studio: MGM/UA
  • Genre: Comedy
  • Run time: 101 minutes
  • MPAA rating: PG-13
  • MPAA explanation: language, crude humor, some sexual content and drug references
  • Last updated: July 3, 2022

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