What Men Want

Movie review by Joyce Slaton, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Henson shines in mature, formulaic comedy.

R 2019 117 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 11 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 4 reviews

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age 18+


We rarely abandon movies/tv because of swearing... but this one is over the top with foul language and we dumped it after about 20-30 mins. Recommend avoiding.

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