Manhood (film)

Manhood is a 2003 American comedy-drama film directed by Bobby Roth and starring Néstor Carbonell, John Ritter and Janeane Garofalo. It is a sequel to Jack the Dog (2001) and is also the final film starring Ritter to be released in his lifetime.

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Directed byBobby Roth
Produced byJack Baran
Bobby Roth
Jeffrey White
Written byBobby Roth
StarringNéstor Carbonell
John Ritter
Janeane Garofalo
Anthony LaPaglia
Music byChristopher Franke
Patti Scialfa
CinematographySteve Burns
Edited byMallory Gottlieb
Jung N Restless Productions
Distributed byShowtime Networks
Release date
Running time
82 minutes
CountryUnited States


Jack (Carbonell) is a former womanizer and fashion photographer who is put in charge of his sister's 17-year-old-son when she leaves to find herself. During her leave, he attempts to revive his career while re-establishing a relationship with his nephew and son. In the midst of all this, Eli (Ritter), his sister's ex-husband moves in after he loses his job.[1]


Awards and nominationsEdit

Ft. Lauderdale International Film Festival

  • Won, "Best American Indie" - Bobby Roth


  1. ^ "MANHOOD (2003)". Retrieved 2018-12-11.

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