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Momma's Man (2008)

A man who has avoided his wife and child at home has a change of heart after an imposed stay in his own parents' loft.

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Matt Boren ...
Mikey
Flo Jacobs ...
Mom
Ken Jacobs ...
Dad
Dana Varon ...
Laura
Gabriel Welch ...
Baby Ana
Piero Arcilesi ...
Dante
Nan Archilesi ...
Maggie
Jacques Wakefield ...
Cable Guy
Cole Mohr ...
Teen Boy 1
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Teen Boy 2
Charlotte Greville ...
Teen Girl 1
Annick Mayer ...
Teen Girl 2
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Tom
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Bridgitte
Juliet Lyons Gray
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A man who has avoided his wife and child at home has a change of heart after an imposed stay in his own parents' loft.

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8 May 2009 (UK)  »

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Azazel Jacobs cast his real life parents, Flo and Ken Jacobs, as Mikey's parents. The New York loft featured in the film is in fact their own. See more »

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(at around 40 mins) The father arrives back and half takes his coat off. It cuts away to the mother who beckons the father into the shot, where his coat is fully on. See more »

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Features Monsieur Verdoux (1947) See more »

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Boring, boring, boring
29 October 2008 | by (San Jose, CA) – See all my reviews

I don't know why everyone is raving about this film! I found it totally boring, uninteresting, stupid, and even aggravating. The characters are annoying, and what's the point of telling this story -- there is no story. The main character can't deal with his responsibilities and sequesters himself in his parents New York apartment, pretending he's a boy again. Don't waste your time seeing this crap. I should have walked out after the first 15 minutes, but I was hoping it would get better. It didn't. Another note: the apartment the parents lived in looked like an overstuffed warehouse. Maybe since the director/writer employed his real-life parents, it's their real-life apartment, too? Who would want to live in that clutter? Save your money and forget about Momma's Man!


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