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Studio Anchor Bay/starz
SKU 228327581
UPC 013132437798
UPC 14 00013132437798
Format DVD
Release Date 4/10/2012
Rating Rating
Love Story
New York City
Romantic Comedy
Theatrical Release
Editors Note
Note A lighthearted meditation on the cares and commitments of adulthood, Bart Freundlich's rom-com drama is a witty, ultra-contemporary vision of urban love. Two Manhattan couples enjoy complicated relationships: Tom and Rebecca (David Duchovny and Julianne Moore) are a glamorous married couple with two kids and a troubled sex life; Rebecca's best friend, Elaine (Maggie Gylenhaal), is in a long-term relationship with Rebecca's brother, Tobey (Billy Crudup), who is also Tom's best friend. Tom has recently quit his advertising job to be a stay-at-home dad, and Rebecca is a successful actress with a depleting libido; thus, despite the couple's obvious closeness, Tom's porn consumption and general distraction have increased considerably. Meanwhile, Elaine juggles a stressful job in publishing and a fledgling career as a children's-book author, while Tobey's job as a copywriter is considerably less demanding. It is soon evident that Tobey has never quite grown up, and when Elaine decides that she wants to get married and have kids, she realizes she'll have to do it with someone else. The turmoil that ensues contains a number of hilarious, emotionally charged encounters between friends and lovers, and an undeniably romantic conclusion. The tale unfolds anecdotally in a style of verbal sparring that recalls Woody Allen; so too does the preponderance of recognizable New York locations, in a view of the city that makes the most of its charms. The movie also boasts well-executed cameos by Ellen Barkin as an imperious publisher, James LeGros as an eccentric songster, Eva Mendes as a temptress from Tobey's past, and Gary Shandling as an earringed therapist.
Movieline's Hollywood Life "Billy Crudup demonstrates his versatility in a brilliant comic turn as an aging adolescent terrified of responsibility." 07/01/2006 p.104
Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "[The film] feels real and the quality cast give a potentially flyaway film emotional heft." 10/01/2006 p.40
Sight and Sound "[W]hat TRUST THE MAN understands really well is men, and it is in this regard that the film's light touch charms rather than harms, with spot-on depictions..." 10/01/2006 p.83
Ultimate DVD 3 stars out of 5 -- "A grown-up romantic comedy that looks at the trappings of settling down, this is a well-acted and often witty film..." 03/01/2007 p.93
Bart Freundlich
Maggie Gyllenhaal
Billy Crudup
David Duchovny
Julianne Moore
Cast & Crew
Eva Mendes - Star
James LeGros - Star
Maggie Gyllenhaal - Star
Billy Crudup - Star
Justin Bartha - Star
Liam Broggy - Star
Sterling K. Brown - Star
David Duchovny - Star
Garry Shandling - Star
Ellen Barkin - Star
Bob Balaban - Star
Julianne Moore - Star
Clint Mansell - Composer
Evelyn O'Neill - Executive Producer
Tim Orr - Director of Photography
Tim Perell - Producer
Sidney Kimmel - Executive Producer
Bart Freundlich - Director
Technical Info
UPC 00013132437798
Number of Discs 1
Running Time 100 minutes
Product Attributes
Video Format DVD

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