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What Women Want

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What Women Want

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
126 minutes
Wide Release Date:
12/15/00
performer:
Mel Gibson, Helen Hunt, Alan Alda, Mark Feuerstein, Lauren Holly, Bette Midler, Marisa Tomei
director:
Nancy Meyers
Producers:
Icon Entertainment International, Paramount Pictures, Wild Dancer Productions
distributor:
Paramount Pictures
author:
Josh Goldsmith, Cathy Yuspa
genre:
Comedy, Romance

We gave it a B

Break out the martini glasses! Judging from this album, what women want is to be wooed with delicious, predominantly ’50s and ’60s standards from the likes of Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Peggy Lee, and Lou Rawls. Only the upstart exceptions, obviously chosen for their titles (Meredith Brooks’ ”Bitch,” Christina Aguilera’s ”What a Girl Wants”), jar the romantic, retro mood.