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The Back-Up Plan

Zoe's (Jennifer Lopez) biggest dream is to have a baby. But she still hasn't found The One, so getting married first isn't an option. Takings matters into her own hands she gets pregnant by artificial insemination. And that's when Mr. Right (Alex O'Loughlin) shows up. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: D+
Violence: B+
Sexual Content: C-
Language: D
Drugs/Alcohol: C
Run Time: 104
Theater Release: 23 Apr 2010
Video Release: 24 Aug 2010
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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The Back-Up Plan is rated PG-13: for sexual content including references, some crude material and language.

Director: Alan Poul
Cast: Jennifer Lopez, Alex O'Loughlin
Studio: 2010 CBS Films
Website: Official site for The Back-Up Plan.

Detailed Review

Zoe (Jennifer Lopez) wants a baby!

Unfortunately she is missing an essential element for the process—a man. Without any indication of The One on her horizon, she asks Clive (Eric… 
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Why Is The Back-Up Plan Rated PG-13?

This script contains frequent uses of anatomical and other medical terms related to pregnancy. It… 
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Talk It Over

Although Stan is willing to engage in sexual activity with Zoe after knowing her for… 
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Video alternatives / Home Video Bonus Features

Jennifer Lopez plays a Wedding Planner who is forever orchestrating nuptials but can’t find… 
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