The Boys Are Back

The Boys Are Back
The Boys Are Back

Year

2009

Duration

99 minutes

Genres

Drama

Language

English

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Due to the tragic death of his wife, journalist Joe Warr brings up his son Artie by himself, and decides that he is going to try to be a friend rather than an authority figure to the boy. He'll let Artie make his own mistakes, and the two of them will have fun together. Not everyone is sure this a good idea - Artie's half-brother Harry is shocked when he arrives to stay - but the film is a warm and touching look at an unconventional approach to parenting.

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This film has a couple of uses of implied strong language and contains one crude sex reference.

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