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About a Boy

Because You d About a Boy
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Comedy Drama 
Rated: 13+ (PG-13)20021h 41mOn: Starz Tags: Based on Books Friendship Music Country: United Kingdom 

Will Freeman is a hip Londoner who one day realizes that his friends are all involved with the responsibilities of married life, which leaves him alone in the cold. Passing himself off as a single father, he starts to meet a string of single mums, confident in his ability to leave them behind when they start to ask for a commitment. But Will's hope of continued bachelorhood is interrupted when he meets 12-year old Marcus, in many ways his complete opposite.About a Boy featuring Hugh Grant and Nicholas Hoult is streaming on Starz, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 4 others. It's a comedy and drama movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (170,714 votes) and was very well received by critics.

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Available to stream on a subscription service (Starz).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 3 others).

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#1,932 Ranked Movie

#131 Ranked in Movies on Starz

#148 Ranked in Feel-good Movies

#398 Ranked in Romance Movies

About a Boy has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (170,714 votes) and was very well received by critics. The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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