Crazy, Stupid, Love.
Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011)

At fortysomething, straight-laced Cal Weaver (Steve Carell) is living the dream-good job, nice house, great kids and marriage to his high school sweetheart. But when Cal learns that his wife, Emily (Julianne Moore), has cheated on him and… More

Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: November 1, 2011
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Critic Score: 78% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: It never lives up to the first part of its title, but Crazy, Stupid, Love's unabashed sweetness -- and its terrifically talented cast -- more than make up for its flaws.

Tom Huddleston
Time Out

This is witless, saccharine and lifeless...

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James Berardinelli
ReelViews

This is not the ultimate romantic comedy - the one that makes you fall as hard for the characters as they do for one another while savoring their every interaction - but it seems fresher and less recycled than much of the product out there.

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John Hanlon
Big Hollywood

This well-cast comedy easily stands high above many of the romantic comedies we've seen in recent years.

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Sam Adams
Los Angeles Times

There's strong, fleetingly powerful stuff in Crazy, Stupid, Love., but like its awkwardly punctuated title, the movie jerks to a halt just when it's beginning to flow.

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Tom Long
Detroit News

This is the sort of film that Oscar generally ignores come awards season. It shouldn't. Crazy Stupid Love is a crazy smart film.

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Will Leitch
Deadspin

This is a movie with a bigger heart than a brain. As frustrating as it can be, still, there are worse offenses.

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Andrew O'Hehir
Salon.com

It gets better and funnier after a labored and lumbering start, which is entirely the opposite of most Hollywood comedies.

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Keith Uhlich
Time Out New York

The directors show a great talent for jagged-edged farce.

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Jeff Beck
We Got This Covered

Crazy, Stupid, Love has several humorous spots and is filled with good performances from the entire cast.

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Flixster Audience Score: 77% Flixster User Reviews
Jens S.
Your enjoyment of this film probably depends on your tolerance level for romance and the notion of The One. While there are some genuinely funny parts, mostly… More
Kevin K.
Grade: A- (90%) "Crazy, Stupid, Love", directed by Glenn Ficarra and John Requa, is a great romantic comedy. It doesn't rely on the R rated… More
familiar stranger
Apart from disliking the casting, the film was okay as a drama. I presumed that it's a rom-com. The com part would have helped getting some light moments.… More
Candy Rose
Cal (Steve) is 40 something. His wife (Julieanne) had an affair and wants a divorce. He meets a guy in a bar (Ryan) who feels sorry for him and teaches him how… More
Directors Cat
[img]http://images.rottentomatoes.com/images/user/icons/icon14.gif[/img] Funnier and edgier than any romantic comedy i've seen in a while. However I… More
paul sandberg
The best romantic comedies make you feel for the characters; Crazy, Stupid Love is such a film. Steve Carell's portrayal of a fish out of water; a 40… More

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