I Think I Love My Wife
I Think I Love My Wife (2007)

Actor/comedian Chris Rock directs and stars in this American remake of Eric Rohmer' s classic French comedy Chloe in the Afternoon. Richard Cooper (Rock) is a high-powered investment banker with a beautiful wife and two wonderful… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: August 7, 2007
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Critic Score: 19% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Chris Rock's comedic instincts are muted and the female characters are unsatisfactorily drawn in this uneven sex farce/domestic drama mashup.

Ben Kenigsberg
Time Out

Rock's breakthrough as a director -- a chance for him to grapple openly with his status as a maturing (but still ostensibly immature) comedian.

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Joshua Rothkopf
Time Out New York

Viagra jokes, I-have-a-headache rebuffs, a sequence devoted to the humiliation of buying condoms at a pharmacy...c'mon, Chris, you can do better than that.

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Fernando F. Croce
CinePassion

Pootie Tang was spikier and funnier

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Scott Tobias
AV Club

One of the film's key revelations is that his resistance to having an affair comes as much from wishing to maintain his lifestyle (the high-paying job, the nice house, the kids) as from loyalty to his wife. Why sharp observations like that one would need

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Stephanie Zacharek
Salon.com

I Think I Love My Wife is first and foremost a sex comedy. But Rock is sharp enough to set it in a world where people of all races share the same dreams and desires -- if not the same real estate.

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Sandie Angulo Chen
Common Sense Media

Rock's so-so temptation comedy earns its R rating.

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Jonathan F. Richards
Film.com

Rock's version is funnier, blacker, hipper, and sexier, but Rohmer's shows a little more skin.

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Claudia Puig
USA Today

Very little that's clever, romantic or witty in this formulaic romp.

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Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

A roly-poly CBS sitcom, only with more liberal use of the f-word.

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Rachel F
It turned out better than I thought it would at the beginning. Definitely surprised me. It had it's funny moments.
Nicki Marie
Okay movie to watch on tv. Had a few funny moments, mostly I was cringing over how stupid this guy was, while at the same time could understand why he was bored… More
Jani H
"I'm not fuckin' her! - No, she's fuckin' you. You just don't know it." This is more of a documentary on how weak men can be… More
Luke Baldock
The film is good for the vast majority. It's a rather mature critique of marriage that suggests perhaps marriage isn't for humans. Rock plays a hard… More
paul sandberg
I must agree that the women's charactors were thinly drawn, but Chris' charactor had depth and a believablility that runs deeper than most comedies. I… More

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