Ask Dr. Ruth

Movie review by Barbara Shulgasser-Parker, Common Sense Media
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age 15+

Docu about famous therapist has sex talk, cursing.

NR 2019 100 minutes

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Movie Details

  • On DVD or streaming: May 3, 2019
  • Director: Ryan White
  • Studio: Hulu
  • Genre: Documentary
  • Run time: 100 minutes
  • MPAA rating: NR
  • Last updated: February 27, 2022

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