Edgy, sweet book-based dramedy has profanity, mature themes read common sense media's about a boy review, age rating, and parents guide.
Hugh grant, who has a good line in charm, has never been more charming than in about a boy or perhaps that's not quite what he is charming in the grant stylebook refers to something he does as a conscious act, and what is remarkable here is that grant is--well, likable yes, the cad has developed a heart there are times, toward the end of the film, where he speaks sincerely and we can. I think i smiled all the way through `about a boy,' a comic near-masterpiece derived from the best-selling novel by nick hornby for the sake of accuracy, both the novel and the film should more rightly be titled `about two boys,' since the story focuses not only on 12-year old marcus, but on 38. About a boy review by rosalind ryan, daily mail this latest offering from the same makers of notting hill and bridget jones is a clever and heart-warming film. Based on nick hornby's best-selling novel, about a boy is the story of a cynical, immature young man who is taught how to act like a grown-up by a little boy review.
In about a boy, he plays will, a 38-year-old bachelor who has never had a job, or a relationship that has lasted longer than two months he is content with this lifestyle i was the star of the will show, he explains.
Carrie was more balanced while scary-exciting stuff is heating up for saul and perhaps fara too in the new homeland. Review by mark dujsik the title about a boy is a deceiving one the film is actually about two boys—one who grew up too quickly and one who just never grew up.
This week's homeland is about a boy and the women who use them in this increasingly salacious world of intrigue. About a boy is better than a feelgood movie, it's a feelgreat movie -- genuinely clever, affecting when you least expect it to be and funny from start to finish read more top critic. Summary: about a boy is about a man (grant) -- a handsome, rich, shallow, self-absorbed, irresistible cad -- and the unexpected relationship he develops with a boy he meets while trying to pick up another boy's mother (universal pictures. Metacritic tv reviews, about a boy, will freeman (david walton), an unemployed songwriter living off his royalties, finds his life changed by the arrival of fiona (minnie dr.
Review by mark dujsik the title about a boy is a deceiving one the film is actually about two boys—one who grew up too quickly and one who just never grew up one cares about others to the point of depriving himself, and the other cares about himself to the point of denying others one has never had a chance to enjoy his life, and the other. About a boy movie reviews & metacritic score: about a boy is about a man (grant) -- a handsome, rich, shallow, self-absorbed, irresistible cad -- and the une.
About a boy, based on the book of the same name by nick hornby, is the story of a shallow man appropriately named will freeman who wants to live life entirely self-contained with no reason to form attachments of any kind will's plan to avoid romantic emotional entanglements: single mothers.