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Life As We Know It

Holly Benson (Katherine Heigl) and Eric Messer (Josh Duhamel) hardly know each other, but they each agree to become the godparents of their mutual friends' daughter. However the two are thrown together after a tragic accident leaves the little girl an orphan, and Holly and Eric learn they have been named her co-guardians. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C
Violence: B
Sexual Content: C-
Language: D+
Drugs/Alcohol: D
Run Time: 113
Theater Release: 08 Oct 2010
Video Release: 08 Feb 2011
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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This film’s three main characters also play romantic leads in the following movies. In the Love Comes Softly collection, a young Katherine Heigl portrays a woman who faces the hardships of pioneering life. Josh Duhamel can be seen in the comedies When In Rome and Ramona and Beezus. Josh Lucas stars as a backwoods Alabama man who tries to convince his wife to return to him in Sweet Home Alabama.

Another career-minded woman finds her life forever altered when she becomes the guardian of her sister’s three children in Raising Helen. A young boy is changed as much as his two elderly uncles when he is forced to accept their begrudgingly-given hospitality after his mother abandons him for the summer in Secondhand Lions.

Home Video Extra Features

Life As We Know It releases to DVD and Blu-ray on February 8. 2011.

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