Love & Sex
Love & Sex (2000)

Jon Favreau and Famke Janssen star in this slick indie film about love, romance, and jealousy. Kate (Janssen) almost gets fired from her posh magazine job when she submits an overly graphic, overly personal article on oral sex. As she… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 30, 2001
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Critic Score: 48% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Famke Janssen's charm fails to rescue the movie from a dull screenplay.

Paul Tatara

It's tough to watch immediately likable actors endure such a mercilessly dull screenplay.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

This romantic comedy presents a sassy overview of sexual politics where men and women expect so much of each other.

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Gary Mairs

The strengths of the screenplay don't translate to the screen. Well-written one-liners lie dead, killed by the lax timing. Everyone tries so hard to be ingratiating and witty that the charm curdles into smarm.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

This one tastes like a sour apple I had on a blind date many eons ago.

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E! Online

A simple, pleasing romantic comedy with a sharp tongue and a soft heart.

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Maitland McDonagh
TV Guide's Movie Guide

Already burdened by Kate's clichéd voice-over observations, the movie eventually sinks beneath the weight of Kate and Adam's utter charmlessness, a huge liability in bickering romantic-comedy couples.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

By no means a great film, but a zippy little comedy with a lively pace and a nice supply of laughs -- and occasional moments of genuine feeling.

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David Luty
Film Journal International

An insufferably dull retracing of romantic comedy's steps, with none of the relationship insight or genuine humanness that can make the formula such a joyful one to follow.

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Eric Lurio
Greenwich Village Gazette

Wait until it hits cable.

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Flixster Audience Score: 76% Flixster User Reviews
Conner Rainwater
Yeah, I'll admit it, I liked this. At first glance it looks like another chick flick, but John Favreau totally turned it into a great comedy. It was… More
Ken Stachnik
I cheese sandwich this movie
Tsubaki Sanjuro
Surprisingly well made, and a double surprising good cast of the two leads, instead of the usual flat boring actors this movies usually have (Richard Gere,… More
James Alvarez
boring, like a dewd with 3 inch.
Keysha H
A fantastic love story between 2 quirky characters. There are alot of laughs in this film...people wish for relationships as cool as this one!
Deb S
"Love is Ecstasy and agony, freedom and imprisonment, belonging and loneliness. It's what keeps us together when life tears us apart. So when you find… More