For a living Tank works at a call centre for a company that sells air purifiers, and yet this isn't where the majority of his income comes from and that's just as well, because he's terrible at that one. Tank faces the ultimate test of friendship when his best friend hires him to take his ex-girlfriend out on a lousy date in order to make her realize how great her former boyfriend is. I thought Alec Baldwin was absurdly funny as the Women's Studies professor who is Cook's father. What st arted out as a cut-rate vacation turns into an examination of the common problems many face When their plans for an exotic vacation fall apart, unmarried couple Brad Vince Vaughn and Kate Reese Witherspoon must spend Christmas Day trudging around to a quartet of family get-togethers. The movie itself as a whole certainly reflects this central point as it is nowhere near perfection thanks to a superfluous and unnecessarily neat ending, but for the most part Deutch succeeds in delivering something quite unique and satisfying at the same time.
Oleh Dunia21 Synopsis Dustin, an amiable guy, is in love with Alexis, a coworker. I work in Manhattan so I have to be careful to whom I say I liked this movie -- that's why I call it a guilty pleasure! Got nothing against him, either. Tank seeks advice from his father, Dustin pursues Alexis, and questions of self-worth need answers. Mary is convinced that she and Steve are soul mates, and with the encouragement of a reporter Thomas Haden Church , follows Steve around th e country in a bid to win his love. More complications ensue as the wedding of Alexis's sister approaches.
Lovestruck Dustin Jason Biggs is dating Alexis Kate Hudson , his ideal girlfriend, but when she dumps him for coming on too strong, Dustin takes drastic measures to win her back. I went to this only because I couldn't get into the movie I came to the theater for. But after only five weeks of dating, the love-struck Dustin has come on so strong that Alexis is forced to slow things down — permanently. He takes out Alexis who, against her better judgment, decides she needs some randy fun, so Tank is in a quandary: take Alexis up on her offer, or stay true to his friend. The movie is raucous fun from then on until the end. So often movies of this nature will pile desperate devices upon tired cliches to get you to feel something and yet Deutch doesn't seem to care. This is not a piece of art, but if you ever went to frat parties and can remember having fun at them and want to spend some time laughing out loud, give My Best Friend's Girl a look.
The girl is religious and he takes her to a restaurant in an old church called Jesus Crust - where pizza is a religious experience. Transforming from dud to stud at his new school with the help of inmate Luther , geeky Dizzy becomes the cool Gil Harris and sets out to destroy the popularity-obsessed social system, boost school morale and win the heart of Danielle Eliza Dushku. I'm sorry that more people can't enjoy 115 minutes of silly escapism. Sure, Dane Cook was basically being Dane Cook. Maybe because I wasn't expecting Oscar material. However, Alexis is more than a match for Tank's shock tactics, leaving him torn between loyalty to Dustin and a growing attraction toward Alexis. By this point, we're 20+ minutes into the movie and it made me laugh twice and is otherwise pretty lame.
I can't believe it got such a bad rating here but I guess I've also seen movies on here with high ratings that just sucked. More complications ensue as the wedding of Alexis's sister approaches. But, we figured we could pass time for two hours so we went in. As the arrogant player that he is, Evo takes advantage of what happened at the party to make Grace agree to his demands. After wave upon wave of gag-inducing melodrama without any hint of real depth purging themselves upon us this year, it is strangely uplifting to be treated to a story that runs on low standards, morals and characters.
Instead it presents immediately disagreeable, but in turn, real people to occupy its tale of romance. But after only five weeks of dating, the love-struck Dustin has come on so strong that Alexis is forced to slow things down — permanently. Cook's chemistry with Hudson was electric. She gets under his skin, but he stays in denial, leading to his next assignment which to me was the high point of the movie. Nerdy high school senior Dizzy Harrison D. He takes out Alexis who, against her better judgment, decides she needs some randy fun, so Tank is in a quandary: take Alexis up on her offer, or stay true to his friend. P Billy Bob Thornton both love the beautif ul woman.
I just really had a good time at this movie. Cast: , , , , , , , Director: Genres: Production Co: Lionsgate Films Keywords: , , , , , , , , , , ,. While Brad counts the hours till he can escape the onslaught of crazy relatives, Kate begins to wonder about her own choices and ponders whether her family members are so crazy after all High school student Chris Brander Ryan Reynolds loves his best friend, Jamie Palamino Amy Smart. Though one husband and wife are there to work on their marriage, the others just want to enjoy some fun in the sun. As a way to make some money on the side lots of it Tank works as a 'nightmare-rebounder'; when a guy gets chucked to the curb his partner, Tank chats her up, treats her to a lousy date and in turn the woman realises how naive she was presumably being. Sure, most of it was predictable. One thing that I loved about this movie is that it wasn't so fake.
I looked at my watch. But, they will accidentally fall in love to each other. After his girlfriend dumps him, high-school senior Kevin Drake Bell does not feel like attending freshman orientation weekend at Fairmont University, but his pals Andrew Caldwell, Kevin Covais drag him along anyway. Essentially, the dominate colours here are not pastel pinks and blues, but blacks and greys. So what then does happen when the genre's example of the anti-Christ falls in love? When she tells him she just wants to be friends, he hires his roommate Tank, a fast-talking, amoral scoundrel who has a side business: men whose women have dumped them hire Tank to take their ex-girlfriends out on the date from Hell, to drive the women back into their old boyfriends' arms.
When she tells him she just wants to be friends, he hires his roommate Tank, a fast-talking, amoral scoundrel who has a side business: men whose women have dumped them hire Tank to take their ex-girlfriends out on the date from Hell, to drive the women back into their old boyfriends' arms. Perhaps one of the factors that made me like the movie is the fact, that I can be somewhat of an asshole myself. Synopsis Dustin, an amiable guy, is in love with Alexis, a coworker. What works even more to the movie's ability to win the audiences over however is its ability to crack a chuckle or two. But when Charlie meets the woman Jessica Alba of his dreams, he must find a way to break the curse or risk losing her to the next man she meets.
The result is inevitably the anti-romcom. Devastated and desperate to get her back, Dustin turns to his best friend, Tank, the rebound specialist. Not that I'm proud of it. I can't say that this movie was amazing for story line or anything but I laughed my ass off almost the whole movie. Tank seeks advice from his father, Dustin pursues Alexis, and questions of self-worth need answers. Sure, it goes without saying that much of the humour here is crass and gauche to the point where it may turn people even further away, but director Howard Deutch does a fine job of balancing his two core elements in ways that so many romantic comedies just don't ever get close to. That is not to say that the director gets everything right, because he doesn't.