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Movie Review: 'Blockers' Overcomes a Retro Premise to Bridge the Generation Gap 

click to enlarge CHERRY-PICKING Cena plays a dad horrified to learn that his daughter is set on having sexy times with her man-bunned date in Cannon’s comedy.

CHERRY-PICKING Cena plays a dad horrified to learn that his daughter is set on having sexy times with her man-bunned date in Cannon’s comedy.

The original print version of this article was headlined "Blockers"

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Blockers
Rated R · 102 min. · 2016
Official Site: BlockersMovie.com
Director: Kay Cannon
Writer: Jon Hurwitz and Brian Kehoe
Producer: Evan Goldberg, Seth Rogen, James Weaver, Jon Hurwitz, Hayden Schlossberg and Chris Fenton
Cast: Leslie Mann, Ike Barinholtz, John Cena, Kathryn Newton, Geraldine Indira Viswanathan and Gideon Adlon

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Margot Harrison

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Margot Harrison is the Associate Editor at Seven Days; she coordinates literary and film coverage. In 2005, she won the John D. Donoghue award for arts criticism from the Vermont Press Association.

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