DVD Release Date: December 2, 2011 Theatrical launch Date: July 22, 2011 score: R (for sexual content and language) Genre: Comedy Run Time: 109 min. Director: Will Gluck Actors: Justin Timberlake, Mila Kunis, Richard Jenkins, Patricia Clarkson, Jenna Elfman, Woody Harrelson, Andy Samberg, Shaun White, Bryan Greenburg, Nolan Gould
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The lead characters in Friends with Benefits, the newest sex-without-consequences comedy featuring Mila Kunis (black colored Swan) and Justin Timberlake (Bad instructor), features lead characters who don’t have to be in relationship. They must maintain guidance.
Dylan (Timberlake) is an art that is website that has been recruited by headhunter Jamie (Kunis) to simply take a work with GQ mag. The brand new gig necessitates a move from L.A. To new york. Dylan’s afraid he may result in the move simply to fail spectacularly (or “s-it the bed, ” a metaphor they say over repeatedly, between talks of these intercourse lives and checkered pasts), while she’s confident he has got the required steps to achieve the brand new part. Plus, she gets an excellent fee that is fat recruiting him—and an also nicer bonus provided that he does not keep the career within per year.
Therefore Jamie offers Dylan on nyc by immersing him in the middle of a “flash mob”
—something with which the designer that is web-savvy mostly unknown, and even though flash mobs are often showcased in online videos that get viral. As soon as, supposed to be magical, seems phony—one of several unsuccessful jokes and pop-culture sources at the beginning of the movie, if the tale has to develop a mind of vapor. More polished performers—those who’ve founded display personas—could have actually elevated the dialogue, but Timberlake and Kunis, each of who reveal great vow, just aren’t seasoned sufficient to compensate when it comes to script that is bumpy. (suite…)