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Dan In Real Life

Life is a nightmare for struggling single father Dan Burns (Steve Carell), after he finally meets the woman of his dreams (Juliette Binoche) only to discover she's dating his brother Mitch (Dane Cook). Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B+
Violence: B+
Sexual Content: B-
Language: B
Drugs/Alcohol: B
Run Time: 96
Theater Release: 25 Oct 2007
Video Release: 11 Mar 2008
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Dan In Real Life is rated PG-13: for some innuendo.

Cast: Steve Carell, Juliette Binoche, Dane Cook
Studio: Touchstone Pictures

Detailed Review

Advice is always easier to give if you don't have to actually follow it yourself. As a newspaper columnist, Dan Burns (Steve Carell) writes a parenting piece for the local… 
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Why Is Dan In Real Life Rated PG-13?


Surprisingly light on content issues, the film contains a handful of mild profanities and… 
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How does the loss of their wife and mother affect Dan and his daughters? What… 
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An older sibling intervenes to keep his younger brother from pursuing a relationship with the… 
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