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The story of an adult male who, after the successful removal of a benign tumor resting against his pituitary gland, experiences all the changes and effects of puberty over a three-week period.

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Kevin Pollak

Writers:

Ken Baker (based on the book "Man Made: A Memoir of My Body" by), Joe Nussbaum (screenplay by) | 6 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Charlotte McKinney ... Attractive Woman
Johnny Simmons ... Peter Newmans
Blake Cooper ... Josh
Kumail Nanjiani ... Rich
Beck Bennett ... Luke
Lenora Crichlow ... Nikki
Diana Lyubenova Diana Lyubenova ... Marilyn (as Diana Lubenova)
Paul Wesley ... Charlie
Brittany Snow ... Michelle
J.K. Simmons ... James Newmans
Maria Bello ... Brenda Newmans
Jane Lynch ... Caroline Chambers
Joey Greer ... Doug
Matt Jones ... Max
Jason Antoon ... Kenny
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Storyline

Perfect gentleman and psychiatric therapist Peter Newmans is assumed gay by his doting patients, female neighbors and profiteering male playmates who envy his slick way with women. Then he's diagnosed with and operated for a rare, non-aggressive brain tumor, which suppressed his pituitary gland, the hormonal trigger of puberty. To the delight of his father, who always waited for normal 'teen rebellion' and knavish womanizing, Peter now rushes trough phases of 'growing up' sexually, with the benefits of adult body and income but without normal experience, confusing him, his crushes and his male friends. Written by KGF Vissers

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Based on the (Mostly) True Story of the 30-Year-old Who Just Hit Puberty.

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for sexual content, nudity and language | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 October 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dojrzewanie wieku sredniego See more »

Filming Locations:

Sofia, Bulgaria See more »

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Budget:

$3,500,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Johnny Simmons and J.K. Simmons also worked together in the short film Whiplash (2013) See more »

Goofs

In the beginning of the movie, when Peter is talking to Michelle in her kitchen, his wine glass switches hands and then completely disappears from his hand. See more »

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References Murder, She Wrote (1984) See more »

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Weight of the World
Performed by Detroit Soul
Written by Tyson-Charles, Jack Joseph
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6.5/10
20 November 2018 | by hgopaul-13273See all my reviews

I don't really get why this movie got so much hate. I almost didn't watch it because of all the negative reviews. I'm not a huge fan of overly stupid humor, but I found this to be quite funny. I compare it to Role Models for the level of humor. I saw at least one other reviewer state that the supporting cast was excellent, and it truly was. It was worth the watch alone for the lead's two best friends. An easy watch, not long or tedious, funny dialogue and banter, some good cameos and supporting cast. IMDB doesn't let me do half star ratings but a solid 6.5/10 for me.


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