Nick Marshall (Mel Gibson), an advertising executive and swinging bachelor accidentally stumbles upon the power to hear what women are thinking. Nick decides to use this newfound power to sabotage his boss Darcy (Helen Hunt) in order to further his own career. Things don't go exactly as planned when Nick falls in love with Darcy – creating conflict between his desire to get ahead and his inner voice telling him to follow his heart.

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Ratings and Reviews

4.0 out of 5
160 Ratings
160 Ratings

54% TOMATOMETER

  • Average 5.7/10
  • Fresh 65
  • Rotten 56

Critics Consensus: Even though Gibson is a good sport in his role, What Women Want is a rather conventional, fluffy comedy-romance that doesn't make good use of its premise.

15+ COMMON SENSE

Gibson keeps this movie afloat.

Information

Studio
Paramount Pictures
Genre
Comedy
Released
Copyright
© 2000 Paramount Pictures

Languages

Primary
English (Stereo, Dolby 5.1)

Accessibility

CC
Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with addition of relevant nondialogue information.

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