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Rated
PG-13
Runtime 108 min
Ratings
84% critics Rotten Tomatoes
79% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 14+ Common Sense Media
Genre Comedy, Romance
Release 10/06/00
Actors Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller, Teri Polo, Blythe Danner
Directors Jay Roach
A Jewish male nurse plans to ask his live-in girl friend to marry him. However, he learns that her strict father expects to be asked for his daughter's hand before she can accept. Thus begins the visit from Hell as the two travel to meet Mom and Dad, who turns out to be former CIA with a lie detector in the basement. Coincidentally, a sister also has announced her wedding to a young doctor. Of course everything that can go wrong, does, including the disappearance of Dad's beloved Himalayan cat, Jinxie.
Genre Comedy, Romance
Release 10/06/00
Actors Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller, Teri Polo, Blythe Danner
Directors Jay Roach
A Jewish male nurse plans to ask his live-in girl friend to marry him. However, he learns that her strict father expects to be asked for his daughter's hand before she can accept. Thus begins the visit from Hell as the two travel to meet Mom and Dad, who turns out to be former CIA with a lie detector in the basement. Coincidentally, a sister also has announced her wedding to a young doctor. Of course everything that can go wrong, does, including the disappearance of Dad's beloved Himalayan cat, Jinxie.