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Failure to Launch

PG-13| 1 hr. 37 min.

Plot Summary
A young man (Matthew McConaughey) continues to live at the home of parents who, in desperation to push him out of the nest once and for all, hatch a plan. They hire a beautiful woman (Sarah Jessica Parker) to entice him to assume the mantle of responsibility and get his own place.

Cast: Matthew McConaughey , Sarah Jessica Parker , Zooey Deschanel , Justin Bartha , Bradley Cooper , Terry Bradshaw , Kathy Bates , Adam Alexi-Malle

Director: Tom Dey

Genres: Romantic comedy

Distributor: Paramount Pictures

Failure to Launch (2006)

Release Date: March 10th, 2006|1 hr. 37 min.

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