Marcus's influence leads Will to mature and he seeks out a relationship with Rachel, a self-assured career woman, bonding over their experiences raising teenaged sons, though Will neglects to explain his relationship to Marcus and mistakenly introduces Marcus to Rachel's insecure son, Allie, who threatens to kill him.
If there was an award for writing the most annoying pre-pubescent goober ever, then Hornby should get it. She was once married and then got divorced. Al Madrigal as Andy. Now, having been a single mom, I should be irate with his character. He is more mature than Will, since he has children that he needs to take care of.
Not everyone is special, cool, or awesome, and we all have issues that make us unlovable and odd. He's a zombie now. The following Christmas, Will is back with Rachel and hosts a celebration at his place with his new extended family. The following Christmas, Will is back with Rachel and hosts a celebration at his place with his new extended family.
He had, in general, avoided children like the plague. She is Andy's wife, with whom she has four children. Kids, if you don't listen to your mother, you'll turn out just like Marcus He thinks that raising a child is the greatest honor that person can have.
To me, none of these three were very sympathetic characters.
I almost hate myself for even typing it, but that's the way I felt. Now, having been a single mom, I should be irate with his character.
He is possibly too close to his mother, since she raised him by herself since he was a kid. You should definitely stay away from lunatic girls. He invented an imaginary kid of his own and then infiltrated a single parent's group in the hopes of getting a date with a vulnerable attractive mother.
He has four children and his wife is Laurie. Adrianne Palicki as Dr. You probably won't turn into a zombie if you deviate off of their path, and find our own way. He had, in general, avoided children like the plague. Will matures enough to face up to his insecurities, Marcus grows enough to stop letting his mother's weird beatnik stink permeate his life, and Fiona grows enough to.
Critics Consensus: About a Boy benefits tremendously from Hugh Grant's layered performance, as well as a funny, moving story that tugs 93%.
Watch full episodes of About a Boy and get the latest breaking news, exclusive videos and pictures, episode recaps and much more at lanos-clan.com “About a Boy is a sweet, charming, and dryly humorous novel, one that was a joy to read. Author Nick Hornby has a definite skill for conversation, drawing relatable people, and infusing it all with plenty of bone dry quips and emotional lanos-clan.coms: Watch full episodes of About a Boy and get the latest breaking news, exclusive videos and pictures, episode recaps and much more at lanos-clan.com About a Boy is better than a feelgood movie, it's a feelgreat movie -- genuinely clever, affecting when you least expect it to be and funny from start to finish.
February 10, Joe Morgenstern93%(). About a Boy is a romantic comedy-drama film directed by Chris Weitz and Paul Weitz and written by them and Peter Hedges.
It is an adaptation of the novel of the same name by Nick Hornby. The film stars are Hugh Grant, Nicholas Hoult, Toni Collette, and Rachel Weisz.About a boy