What Men Want

What Men Want (2019)

She can hear men's thoughts. Let the games begin.

  • Genre: Comedy, Romance
  • Release Date: 2019-02-08
  • User Rating: 6.1/10 from 1409 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 57min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: BET Films
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Adam Shankman
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Magically able to hear what men are thinking, a sports agent uses her newfound ability to turn the tables on her overbearing male colleagues.

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    as Alison "Ali" Davis
  • Aldis Hodge

    as Will
  • Josh Brener

    as Brandon Wallace
  • Tracy Morgan

    as Joe 'Dolla' Barry
  • Shane Paul McGhie

    as Jamal Barry
  • Erykah Badu

    as Sister
  • Richard Roundtree

    as Skip Davis
  • Tamala Jones

    as Mari
  • Wendi McLendon-Covey

    as Olivia
  • Phoebe Robinson

    as Ciarra
  • Max Greenfield

    as Kevin Myrtle
  • Jason Jones

    as Ethan Fowler
  • Brian Bosworth

    as Nick Ivers
  • Chris Witaske

    as Eddie
  • Kellan Lutz

    as Captain Fucktastic
  • Shaquille O'Neal

    as Shaquille O'Neal
  • Grant Hill

    as Grant Hill
  • Mark Cuban

    as Mark Cuban
  • Karl-Anthony Towns

    as Karl-Anthony Towns
  • Lisa Leslie

    as Lisa Leslie
  • Auston Jon Moore

    as Ben
  • Pete Davidson

    as Danny
  • John Collins

    as John Collins
  • Paul Brian Johnson

    as Scott
  • Kausar Mohammed

    as Jenna Abbiddi
  • Taj-Naranja Jenkines

    as Tough Boxer
  • Kristen Ledlow

    as Kristen Ledlow
  • Devonta Freeman

    as Devonta Freeman
  • Justin Alvarez

    as Valet Guy
  • Desi-Ray Morris

    as Female Dancer
  • Kyra Claxton

    as Female Dancer
  • Marc Inniss

    as Male Dancer
  • Christopher Alvarez

    as Male Dancer
  • Charles Green

    as Dr. Wilson
  • Denitra Isler

    as Nurse
  • Jim France

    as Elderly Man
  • Déjá Dee

    as Hairdresser
  • Charmin Lee

    as Loretta
  • Roshawn Franklin

    as James
  • Dawn Halfkenny

    as Waitress
  • Jay DeVon Johnson

    as Reverend Bates
  • Antjuan Rhames

    as Groomsman
  • Taraja Ramsess

    as Groomsman
  • Ashani Roberts

    as Gabby
  • Cristian Gonzalez

    as Louis
  • Ben Aycrigg

    as Craig
  • JoAnna Lorene

    as Woman in Crowd
  • Damita Jane Howard

    as Tasha
  • Adam Silver

    as Himself
  • Shonda Morgan

    as Parent
  • Timothy Carr

    as Coach / Trainer (uncredited)
Writing Tina Gordon Story
Writing Peter Huyck Screenplay
Writing Tina Gordon Screenplay
Camera Jim Denault Director of Photography
Writing Alex Gregory Screenplay
Writing Jas Waters Story
Directing Adam Shankman Director
Production David McFadzean Executive Producer
Production Taraji P. Henson Executive Producer
Production Amy Sayres Executive Producer
Production Dete Meserve Executive Producer
Production Judd Payne Co-Executive Producer
Production James Lopez Producer
Production Will Packer Producer
Production Adam Shankman Executive Producer
Production Matt Williams Executive Producer
Visual Effects David Fletcher Special Effects Supervisor
Directing Amir R. Khan Second Assistant Director
Production Chase Paris Casting Director
Production Michelle Wade Byrd Casting
Directing Spencer Jarvis First Assistant Director
Production Mary Vernieu Casting
Art Rachel Block Art Direction
Production Ralph Bertelle Executive In Charge Of Production
Costume & Make-Up Jonathan Romeo Lead Costumer
Directing Dan Short Second Assistant Director
Editing Emma E. Hickox Editor
Production Shayla Cowan Associate Producer
Art Mark Hutman Production Design
Directing Bennett Gammon Additional Second Assistant Director
Crew Lisa Rodgers Post Production Supervisor
Directing Catherine A. Cospelich Additional Second Assistant Director
Production Tara Feldstein Bennett Casting Director
Crew Chris Henryon Compositor
Camera Grady Allen Bishop Camera Car
Crew Jennifer Badger Stunt Coordinator
Crew Niahlah Hope Stunt Double
Crew John Copeman Stunt Double
Crew Tomar Boyd Stunt Double
Crew Justin Webb Stunt Double
Crew Jason Elwood Hanna Stunt Double
Crew Joshua Lamboy Stunt Double
Crew Brionna Maria Lynch Stunt Double
Crew Brionna Maria Lynch Stunt Driver
Crew Chick Bernhard Stunt Driver
Crew Kevin Waterman Stunts
Crew Laurence Chavez Stunts
Crew Crystal Hooks Stunts
Crew Ronny Mathew Stunts
Crew Marcelle Coletti Stunts
Crew David Brian Martin Stunt Driver
Crew Marcus Lewis Stunts
Production Lenny Vullo Unit Production Manager
Art Michael H. Ward Art Direction
Art Vera Mills Set Decoration
Art Kristen B. Adams Set Designer
Camera David J. Thompson "A" Camera Operator
Camera David J. Thompson Steadicam Operator
Camera Jan Ruona "B" Camera Operator
Camera Bobby Mancuso First Assistant Camera
Camera Dan Turek First Assistant Camera
Camera Zach Holloran Camera Loader
Directing Diane Durant Script Supervisor
Sound Paul Reed Production Sound Mixer
Sound Jason Sullivan Boom Operator
Lighting David McLean Chief Lighting Technician
Lighting Jeff Kirschner Assistant Chief Lighting Technician
Art Kate Forry Guanci Property Master
Art Ryan Kutch Leadman
Art Brian McKissick Storyboard Artist
Art Maria Elia Castro Art Department Coordinator
Costume & Make-Up Veronica James Assistant Costume Designer
Costume & Make-Up Shilla Benning Costume Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Herman Robinson Key Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Deidra Toney Tailor
Costume & Make-Up Beverly Jo Pryor Makeup Department Head
Costume & Make-Up Ashunta Sheriff Key Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Quintessence Patterson Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Melissa Forney Hair Department Head
Costume & Make-Up Eric Pagdin Key Hair Stylist
Costume & Make-Up AL Payne Hairstylist
Sound Mildred Iatrou Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Jon Taylor Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Frank A. Montaño Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Editing Joshua Kirchmer First Assistant Editor
Crew David Fletcher Special Effects Coordinator
Production Gerard Averill Location Manager
Production David Halagarda Production Coordinator
Production Lacie Collins Assistant Production Coordinator
Production Tiffany D. Moore Production Secretary
Production Jessica Judge Production Secretary
Directing Braheeim Roberts Second Second Assistant Director
Production Bret Howe Casting Associate
Production Geena Dioquino Casting Assistant
Production Susan Murphy Production Accountant
Art Sean Clouser Construction Coordinator
Crew Neil Castles Jr. Transportation Coordinator
Crew Samuel Wayne Beitz Transportation Captain
Crew Heidi Falconer Unit Publicist
Camera Jessica Miglio Still Photographer
Sound Teri E. Dorman Supervising Dialogue Editor
Sound Doug Jackson Sound Effects Editor
Sound Galen Goodpaster ADR Editor
Sound Susan Dudeck Dialogue Editor
Sound Susan Dawes Dialogue Editor
Sound Matthew Harrison Foley Supervisor
Sound Melissa Lytle Assistant Sound Editor
Sound John T. Cucci Foley Artist
Sound Richard Duarte Foley Mixer
Sound Jack Cucci Foley Mixer
Sound Jesse Dodd ADR Mixer
Sound Jeff Gomillion ADR Mixer
Sound Joe Lisanti Supervising Music Editor
Sound Johnny Caruso Music Editor
Sound Brad Warnaar Orchestrator
Costume & Make-Up Sekinah Brown Costume Designer
Sound Brian Tyler Original Music Composer