• Released
  • May 18, 2012
  • (Limited)
  • PG-13 , 1 hr 24 min
  • Documentary
  • 8 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: Filmmaker Morgan Spurlock examines what it means to be a man in modern times.

Movie Reviews

Critic Ratings

35
SEE ALL CRITIC REVIEWS
83

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
The best thing about the movie is that it keeps drawing conclusions in opposite directions.
Full Review
75

Portland Oregonian

By Shawn Levy
There are a few chuckles, a few head-scratches and, thankfully, very few missteps. It charms.
Full Review
50

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
It's a movie so late in noticing a shift in American male grooming that for a documentary on the subject to work, Spurlock would either have...
Full Review
50

Salon.com

By Andrew O'Hehir
It's kind of endearing and kind of asinine.
Full Review
40

Austin Chronicle

By Marc Savlov
Mansome is mostly miss, and pretty thin as well.
Full Review
40

Time Out New York

By David Fear
Their brotherly bickering may be a useful time killer until the new Arrested Development episodes drop, but it's ultimately foamy filler...
Full Review
40

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Think of Mansome as the equivalent of a $10 manicure: It'll modestly enhance your day without making any lasting impact.
Full Review
38

Slant Magazine

By
The sociological commentary and historical perspectives are superficial at best and the targets often too easy.
Full Review
25

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
So you get comments from the likes of Paul Rudd, Adam Carolla and Judd Apatow, all trying to be funny, but not one says anything remotely...
Full Review
25

New York Post

By
Mansome is basically a reality-TV episode, with similar production values and precisely the same depth of perception.
Full Review

Fan Reviews

Did You See This Movie?

Be the first to write a review!

More Info

Rated PG-13 | For Language and Some Crude Material
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 14+ Silly, shallow documentary on men's grooming habits.
Read the Common Sense Media Review
POSITIVE MESSAGES
LANGUAGE
SEXY STUFF