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About a Boy

Rating:PG-13 (for brief strong language and some thematic elements)
Genre:Drama, Romance, Comedy
Release Date:May 17, 2002
Running time:105 minutes
Cast:Hugh Grant, Rachel Weisz, Toni Collette, Robert De Niro, Nicholas Hoult
Director:Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz
Producer:Jane Rosenthal, Eric Fellner, Tim Bevan, Robert De Niro, Brad Epstein
Writer:Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz, Peter Hedges
Distributor:Universal Pictures

Description: Will is a 36-year-old underachiever with a fear of commitment that leads him to seek out relationships with single mothers, on the assumption that they are more desperate. However, plans go awry when he befriends with Marcus, the weird 12-year-old son of his latest target. Soon, Will and Marcus become friends, and as Will teaches Marcus how to be a cool kid, Marcus helps Will finally to grow up.

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