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Riding in Cars with Boys (2001)

PG-13
132 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

A single mother, with dreams of becoming a writer, has a son at the age of 15 in 1965, and goes through a failed marriage with the drug-addicted father.
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Beverly D'Onofrio (book "Riding in Cars with Boys") | Morgan Ward (screenplay) (as Morgan Upton Ward)
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$ 48,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 10,404,652
Gross (USA)
$ 30,165,536
Gross (World)
$ 35,743,308
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Oct 19, 2001 (United States)

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6.5 / 10 | 24,734 votes