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How Do You Know

How do you know when you are in love? Lisa Jorgenson (Reese Witherspoon) thought it would be obvious, but it is not when she considers her current relationship with Manny (Owen Wilson). And it gets even more complicated when she starts dating George (Paul Rudd). Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C
Violence: B
Sexual Content: C
Language: D
Drugs/Alcohol: C-
Run Time: 121
Theater Release: 17 Dec 2010
Video Release: 22 Mar 2011
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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How Do You Know is rated PG-13: for sexual content and some strong language. Edited For Rerate After Appeal Previously rated R in 2010

Director: James L. Brooks
Cast: Reese Witherspoon, Paul Rudd, Owen Wilson
Studio: 2010 Columbia Pictures / Sony
Website: Official site for How Do You Know.

Detailed Review

If professional athletes are hoping to debunk their stereotypical reputation as egotistical womanizers, Matty (Owen Wilson) won’t help. The multimillion-dollar pitcher has a bathroom drawer full of toothbrushes for his… 
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Why Is How Do You Know Rated PG-13?

Violence: A young boy pushes a girl to the ground. A softball player is hit… 
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Video alternatives / Home Video Bonus Features

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