The gender flipped rom-com What Men Want is in UK and Irish Cinemas from today. Starring Taraji P.Henson as the successful sports agent who constantly been ignored for that deserved promotion.Then she finally gets the ability to men’s thoughts!
The film is a twist on the Mel Gibson/Helen Hunt film What Women Want. The film might have not been the critical success but was very popular with cinephiles. We are in an era many films are getting remade from a female perspective, hence we have this one.
Paramount Pictures have released three new clips in hope to persuade you what to watch this weekend. The clips vary from Ali (Henson) finally realising her powers. The second clip Ali is in the ring with her daddy who happens to be none other than Richard Roundtrees, Shaft! The final clip getting ready for the busy day with her assistant Brandon,
If you need any further help we have two different reviews of the film, just below the clips…
Ali Davis (Taraji P. Henson) is a successful sports agent who’s constantly boxed out by her male colleagues. When Ali is passed up for a well-deserved promotion, she questions what else she needs to do to succeed in a man’s world… until she gains the ability to hear men’s thoughts! With her newfound power, Ali looks to outsmart her colleagues as she races to sign the next basketball superstar, but the lengths she has to go to will put her relationship with her best friends and a potential new love interest (Aldis Hodge) to the test. WHAT MEN WANT is the latest comedy from director Adam Shankman (HAIRSPRAY) and producers Will Packer and James Lopez (GIRLS TRIP).
co-starring Tracy Morgan, Richard Roundtree, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Josh Brener, Tamala Jones, Phoebe Robinson, Max Greenfield, Jason Jones, Brian Bosworth, Chris Witaske and Erykah Badu.
What Men Want is in UK and Irish Cinema from today, 15th March.