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17 Again

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17 Again, Leslie Mann, ...
Chuck Zlotnick

17 Again

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
94 minutes
Wide Release Date:
04/17/09
performer:
Zac Efron, Matthew Perry, Thomas Lennon, Leslie Mann, Michelle Trachtenberg
director:
Burr Steers
distributor:
New Line Cinema
author:
Jason Filardi
genre:
Comedy

We gave it a C-

Think of it as Big in reverse: After an unhappily married suburban dad (Matthew Perry) wishes he could rewind his life, he magically transforms into the 17-year-old version of himself (Zac Efron) and gets a new perspective on his life, his kids, and his wife, who’s played by the always-winning comic actress Leslie Mann.