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Rated PG-13 for crude and sexual content, thematic elements and language.

PG-13 In Theaters 05/18/2012 , 110min.
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Critic score based on 30 reviews

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February 16, 2013
I really enjoyed this movie. I tought it was fun to watch and i was able to relate to each story, the one in particular with elizabeth banks. You mom's out there no what I mean.
September 11, 2012
This movie was terrible. The only reason it gets two stars instead of one is because Chris Rock was funny. Otherwise it's an extreme charicature of what real people are actually like. Each couple has an over-bearing, controlling woman, and a weak man- whenever the men attempt to stand up for themselves, or have an opinion they are shot down- and ultimately they learn the lesson of just let the
May 30, 2012
A lot of funny yet poignant moments. Not oscar worthy but worth admission.
May 29, 2012
My wife and I have a 6 month old baby and thought the preview looked hilarious. The movie was horrible. All of the funny seens were in the preview. It was predictable and often had us looking at our watches waiting for it to end. If you ********** it, wait for DVD.
May 28, 2012
more than expected, loved it....funny, realistic and how many great actors

Critic Reviews powered by Metacritic ™

Washington Post
The movie turns out to be a little of everything yet succeeds only occasionally at anything. Full Review
A.O. Scott
The New York Times
The overall mood is of warm reassurance, and some of it is even pretty funny. Full Review
Andrew Schenker
Slant Magazine
Mostly the movie's varied storylines cough up the same platitudes: being pregnant sucks, having young children is a misery, but it's all worth it when you're holding that newborn in your arms. Full Review
Betsy Sharkey
Los Angeles Times
Rather than the engaging enlightenment of the source, the film becomes bloated by confusion. Full Review
Bill Goodykoontz
Arizona Republic
The worst thing about What to Expect When You're Expecting, director Kirk Jones' fictionalized film version, is how fake it is, how cartoonish the experiences. Full Review
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