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Mama's Boy (2007)

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A twenty-nine year-old slacker who lives with his mom realizes his sweet set-up is threatened when she hears wedding bells with her self-help guru beau.

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Jeffrey Mannus
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Mert Rosenbloom
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Seymour Warburton
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Mitch
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Maya
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Barbara
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Alhorn
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Rathkon
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Trip
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Mert's Secretary
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Bus Driver
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Richard
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Storyline

Eccentric Jeffrey Mannus is 29 years old and still lives at home with his mom, Jan. He sees no reason to alter this arrangement, but his perfect world is upended when Jan meets Mert, a motivational speaker. Mert successfully woos Jan and moves in on Jeffrey's territory, something Jeffrey will not tolerate. Jeffrey enlists the aid of an unlikely ally, an aspiring singer-songwriter, Nora, with an anti-establishment penchant and a soft spot for him. As the war between Mert and Jeffrey escalates, something unprecedented happens -- slowly, to both his own surprise and horror, Jeffrey discovers his inner adult. Written by WIP

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You have to fight for the right to never grow up.

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Rated PG-13 for language including sexual references, and some drug use | See all certifications »

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14 December 2007 (Canada)  »

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$15,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

There is a scene filmed at the Burbank location of PC Club, a small computer chain that at once was nationwide but went bankrupt in July 2008. See more »

Goofs

In the scene when Nora drops Jeffrey off after coming back from Arizona, just as he punches the air in rage and the camera backs up, the camera's movement backwards disturbs a plant in the bottom of the shot. See more »

Quotes

Jeffrey Mannus: You can't win my affection back with Manwhich!
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Very funny film
4 August 2008 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Great film, typical Jon Heder movie. Perfect for a lazy Sunday. A funny film which left me wanting to watch more.

A definite must see if your a fan of Jon Heder, like myself!!..

Must say though my favourite Jon Heder films still remain the same

School for scoundrels and Napoleon dynamite, two very, very funny films!..

The characters are all acted reasonably well,

although some can be considered 'irritating' in certain places. Definitely rate mama's boy as a film to watch.

A funny ROM-com with a twist.


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