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Think Like a Man (2012)

 -  Comedy | Romance  -  20 April 2012 (USA)
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Four friends conspire to turn the tables on their women when they discover the ladies have been using Steve Harvey's relationship advice against them.

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Storyline

Four women have given up on getting their men to do what they want until they find a how to book written by Steve Harvey. They start using his advice about relationships, and their men start falling in line, until the men discover what the women have been doing, then the war is on. Written by Douglas Young (the-movie-guy)

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Let the mind games begin.

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Comedy | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for sexual content, some crude humor, and brief drug use | See all certifications »

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20 April 2012 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$12,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$33,636,303 (USA) (20 April 2012)

Gross:

$91,547,205 (USA) (6 July 2012)
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Trivia

Though the white male character of Bennett is profiled as white collar and frank about racial topics even when his comments may seem racially offensive, his wife is black. She is seen only briefly twice toward the end of the movie and she is the only female associated to any of the male characters who has no speaking lines. See more »

Goofs

When Lauren and Candace are drinking wine and contemplating their relationships with Michael and Dominic, Lauren says Michael is a mama's boy and wants to break up. Lauren tells her there's no such thing as the perfect man and references the book. She says, "Isn't that what you've been preaching to me all night?" but her mouth doesn't move. See more »

Quotes

Cedric: Mike, how old is your mom?
Michael: What?
Cedric: I'm not saying it like that. No, I am. I am. It's like that. Ms. Loretta, I'm ready for the rest of the tour!
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Featured in The Big Review: Episode #1.4 (2012) See more »

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It's a Man's Man's Man's World
Written by James Brown and Betty Newsome
Performed by Christopher Lennertz
Courtesy of Red Castle, Inc.
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User Reviews

 
Brilliant movie! Absolutely loved it!
28 August 2012 | by See all my reviews

I watched this movie not expecting anything great, taking in consideration its very low IMDb rating. It completely proved me wrong, and it absolutely made my day. It was funny, charming, and full of really great moments. I loved the fact that the movie was following more than one relationship. It has a great storyline. The characters are great, and all the couples in the movie have great chemistry between them. Even though Cedric was the funniest character in the movie, all the others always had something pretty funny to say. I loved seeing Turtle in something else besides Entourage, he's a really great actor. The soundtrack is also amazing. I would definitely recommend this to all my friends.


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