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Think Like a Man (2012)

PG-13 | | 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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Cast

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Michael (as Terrence J)
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Vicki
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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)

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Let the mind games begin.

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Release Date:

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 USA:

$33,636,303, 22 April 2012, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$91,547,205

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$96,070,507
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

From their first interaction, it's established that Michael (Terrence Jenkins) is younger than Candace (Regina Hall), but likely no more than 4 years younger, seeing as they attended high school at the same time, with Candace graduating first. In real life, Jenkins is 11 years younger than Hall, who were 30 and 41 respectively when the movie was released. See more »

Goofs

Candace answers Michael's phone, "Michael Atwater's phone". His last name is Hanover. See more »

Quotes

Mya: I don't go out with guys who don't open the door for me.
Zeke: Really?
Mya: Really
Zeke: Seriously?
Mya: Yes. No he didn't...
Zeke: Gotcha...
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Crazy Credits

The screen gems logo transitions into the rain forest films logo, which transitions into the opening credits of the movie. See more »

Connections

References The X Files: I Want to Believe (2008) See more »

Soundtracks

Love In Motion
Written by Sebastian Akchoté and Andrew M. Cohen
Performed by Sebastian Akchoté (as Sebastian) featuring Mayer Hawthorne
Courtesy of Ed Banger Records
Under license from Because Music
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User Reviews

 
Ignore ratings, very good film!
14 September 2012 | by See all my reviews

This film is much better than it's rating! Obviously it's not jammed full of amazing special effects and Oscar winning performances but it doesn't pretend to be either. The film is what it is a light hearted, feel good, comedy romance.

Strongly recommend watching if you're feel a little bored or want a movie to kill time with some great laughs provided by Kevin Hart.

The story line is a little predictable but no need to worry because the laughs make up for it. All I can say is just watch the film, you won't be disappointed, I'm certain you will be pleasantly surprised.

Great film 8/10 will be looking out for part 2 :)


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