Man Of The House

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5.41 h 39 min2005X-RayPG-13
Tommy Lee Jones plays a tough-as-nails Texas Ranger assigned to protect five fiery and feisty cheerleaders in this fast-action, school-spirited comedy.
Directors
Stephen Herek
Starring
Tommy Lee JonesAnne ArcherCedric The Entertainer
Genres
ComedyAction
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio languages
English
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Supporting actors
Paget BrewsterVanessa FerlitoChristina MilianPaula GarcesMonica Keena
Producers
Steven ReutherTodd GarnerAllyn Stewart
Studio
Columbia/Revolution
Rating
PG-13 (Parents Strongly Cautioned)
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Alcohol usefoul languagesexual contentviolence
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4.7 out of 5 stars

2301 global ratings

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  2. 11% of reviews have 4 stars
  3. 4% of reviews have 3 stars
  4. 1% of reviews have 2 stars
  5. 1% of reviews have 1 stars
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Amazon CustomerReviewed in the United States on April 17, 2021
1.0 out of 5 stars
Will not buy from this company again
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DO NOT BUY FROM THIS COMPANY THIS! This dvd did not work in two dvd players and they charged me to return it, also they only give you half your money back if you've taken the plastic wrap off (which you have to to play it) and that's if they deem it. per their return policy in which I found out the hard way
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errin spellingReviewed in the United States on December 24, 2020
4.0 out of 5 stars
it even has a touch of zoolander
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the minister was a cheerleader , before he missed the 90's. he was in prison. he challenges the cheerleaders of texas and he is very good and very funny.tommy lee isn't a very happy fbi agent, until he meets these cheerleaders who witness a murder and he has to protect them. they teach him about the women in his life.
JTAReviewed in the United States on October 17, 2020
5.0 out of 5 stars
Entertaining, certaninly rated this a 5 Star worth watching
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I thought It would be a predictable story with a high profile actor. I was wrong, I went in with low expectations but found myself enjoying the movie. As a whole it was a good movie and entertaining. I might watch it again. I wish I could tell you the best part I liked, but that would be towards the ending.
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perlbuilderReviewed in the United States on October 21, 2020
5.0 out of 5 stars
Fun and entertaining
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My girl friend and I liked this movie. A Texas Ranger LEO (Jones) must baby sit some cheer leaders after they witnessed a murder. The scene where he must go to the supermarket to buy plugs is priceless. Classy Anne Archer sparkles as she comes to assist him with his selection.
RogerOReviewed in the United States on March 29, 2016
4.0 out of 5 stars
Another good comedy to watch.
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This movie is one of those sleepers that you come across once in a while and when you done you say to yourself "hey I feel better for seeing that".

When I saw Tommy Lee Jones on the cover and what the name of the movie was, I knew that I was going to get a good and funny movie. The girls are nice to look at too! But, this is not a skin flick by any means.

And I has a little bit of a moral to it too, while the bad guys get theirs.
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John LovellReviewed in the United States on March 18, 2021
5.0 out of 5 stars
part drama, part comedy.
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This is an old favorite of mine. Equal parts Drama, Action, and Comedy it moves through the different sections fluently and never seems too much of any one thing. The characters evolve throughout the movie so you are sucked in to seeing how things will turn out. Good Family film.
KCWANGSVICKReviewed in the United States on April 18, 2013
4.0 out of 5 stars
Cute Tommy Lee Jones movie
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This is a really cute comedy/drama with what would seem a silly plot line. A group of Texas cheerleaders witness a murder and are put in protective custody. Ranger Tommy Lee Jones is there in the house for protection (and a couple of other guys are put in the frat house across the street to keep an eye on the place. The girls have different personalities and are always trying to break or bend Tommy's house rules. Lots of fun - protecting the girls during a rally and, well at any outing. Side stories of Tommy's estranged college-aged daughter and the girls trying to set him up with one of the teachers. In the end, the girls are a big factor in coming to the rescue and helping to catch the bad guy. A light-hearted romp.
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yellowbeardReviewed in the United States on June 13, 2014
4.0 out of 5 stars
A plain and simple good time
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This movie is a lot of fun, Tommy Lee Jones is as always at his best, although it could be said that this movie is not his best, and is also most certainly not his worst movie, but it is a movie that is just plain fun. The story is one that has been told many times yet, Jones gives it his own personal twist and a different kind of comedy, kind of the old deadpan one liners, but it works. The characters are interesting especially Cedric the entertainer and his cow. It is neither a fast movie nor is it a slow one, but just about right for this type of film. I would without reservation Recommend this movie
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