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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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Life As We Know It is rated PG-13: for sexual material, language and some drug content.

Director: Greg Berlanti
Cast: Katherine Heigl, Josh Duhamel
Studio: 2010 Warner Brothers Pictures
Website: Official site for Life As We Know It.

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Some couples stay together for the sake of the kids. But in Life As We Know It, Holly Benson (Katherine Heigl) and Eric Messer (Josh Duhamel) are thrown together because… 
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Why Is Life As We Know It Rated PG-13?

Violence: A car accident (no details shown) results in the death of two people. A… 
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Holly and Eric admit they have tiptoed around the Novack’s house since taking over the… 
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