A Family Man

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A Family Man
A headhunter whose life revolves around closing deals in a a survival-of-the-fittest boiler room, battles his top rival for control of their job placement company. But when his son develops medical problems, he finds his dream of owning the company clashing with the needs of his family.

110 minutes.
No persons under 16 (Language).
Drama.

Showtimes

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Credits

Cast
Gerard Butler, Gretchen Mol, Alison Brie, Willem Dafoe, Alfred Molina, Maxwell Jenkins
Director
Mark Williams
ScreenplayBill Dubuque
MusicMark Isham
CinematographyShelly Johnson
EditingThom Noble
Made in2016
Produced byG-BASE, Zero Gravity Management

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreDrama
LanguageFairly frequent swearing and in aggressive context, strong impact.
NudityNone
SexNone
ViolenceNone
PrejudiceNone
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone
Comments
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USA MPAA rating

R: RestrictedRated R for language and some sexual content
Runtime108
USA version is usually but not always the same as South African release. Versions released on streaming or DVD, Blu-ray or Video may also differ.


CommonSenseMedia Report (USA)

Suggested age limit
15 +
Positive messages
4
Positive role models
3
Violence
1
Sex
3
Language
4
Consumerism
1
Drinking, drugs, smoking
1

Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Metacritic.com
7 critics
4
Rottentomatoes critics
22 critics
8
Rottentomatoes tomatometer
Tomatometer quote icon A Family Man has some worthy ideas, but they’re bungled in a middle-of-the-road melodrama populated by thinly sketched -- and occasionally downright unlikeable -- characters.
3
CommonSenseMedia
Staff evaluation quote iconMediocre melodrama is too domestic to appeal to teens.
5

What the People say

Rottentomatoes users
574 users
14
Internet
1819 Netizens quote iconGeneric writing and pedestrian performances.
13

Average .. 39%

8

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