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Mr. Woodcock

Self-help author John Farley (Seann William Scott) is appalled when he returns to his hometown and discovers his mother (Susan Sarandon) is dating his former high school gym teacher (Billy Bob Thornton). Remembering all the bullying and abuse he endured while being coached by Mr. Woodcock, John determines to run interference with any wedding plans--and perhaps score some revenge. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: D
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: C
Language: D
Drugs/Alcohol: C+
Theater Release: 13 Sep 2007
Video Release: 14 Jan 2008
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Mr. Woodcock is rated PG-13: for crude and sexual content, thematic material, language and a mild drug reference.

Cast: Billy Bob Thornton, Seann William Scott, Susan Sarandon.
Studio: New Line Cinema

Detailed Review

Releasing in theaters just as the kids head back to school is a film sure to do anything but improve student/teacher relationships. Actor Billy Bob Thornton borrows traits from some… 
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Why Is Mr. Woodcock Rated PG-13?

Making light of the abusive tactics of a physical education teacher, this film contains many… 
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There is a fine line between using humor to overcome past childhood difficulties versus trying… 
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