A 29-year-old slacker (Jon Heder) who still lives with his mother (Diane Keaton) realizes his sweet set-up is threatened when she hears wedding bells with her self-help guru beau. His mother then decides to go to great and bizarre lengths to find her son a wife.
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December 14, 2007 Mama's Boy is the ultimate, definitive, supremo bad movie, the universal black hole of suckage bad movie, the celluloid anti-Christ bad movie of bad movies -- not to put too fine a point on it or anything.Read in Source
May 31, 2008 ...unless you are related to Keaton or Heder, I wouldn't advise you go out of your way to see it.Read in Source
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December 14, 2007 Matters quickly regress into an antic romantic comedy, potentially buoyed by a strong cast but soon thwarted by a screenplay as leaden as it is predictable.Read in Source
August 09, 2008 Ana Faris is the best thing in this predictable, often silly Jon Heder movie about a spoilt son trying to sabotage his mother's new relationshipRead in Source
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May 21, 2009 ...there's certainly no understating the ineffectiveness of Heder's relentlessly (and irritatingly) over-the-top performance...Read in Source
June 23, 2008 The picture is merely series of loose gags stumbling into each other while Heder makes faces, Hamilton spends more time on his soundtrack selections than his storytelling, as the rest of the cast waits patiently for their paychecks to clear.Read in Source
December 14, 2007 It's not that the movie is utterly bereft of arresting moments. It's just that each of these prominently features one of the aforementioned supporting cast and not the so-called star.Read in Source
June 09, 2008 I expected to laugh a lot harder and more frequently. Mama's Boy isn't what I'd call a terrible movie. Instead, it's a movie that assembles a lot of interesting elements that never gel.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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