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What to Expect When You’re Expecting

First babies are always an overwhelming experience, and the movie What to Expect When You're Expecting isn't likely to answer any new parent's questions. Based on an advice book (or at least inspired by its title), this irreverent take-off follows five couples on their journey into parenthood. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C-
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: C-
Language: D+
Drugs/Alcohol: C
Run Time: 110
Theater Release: 18 May 2012
Video Release: 11 Sep 2012
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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What to Expect When You’re Expecting is rated PG-13: for crude and sexual content, thematic elements and language.

Director: Kirk Jones
Cast: Cameron Diaz, Matthew Morrison, J. Todd Smith, Dennis Quaid
Studio: 2012 Lionsgate
Website: Official site for What to Expect When You’re Expecting.

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Why Is What to Expect When You’re Expecting Rated PG-13?

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