Some Girl(s)
Some Girl(s) (2013)

Based on his play by the same name, Neil LaBute's script follows a successful writer (Adam Brody) who, on the eve of his wedding, travels across the country to meet up with ex-lovers in an attempt to make amends for past relationship… More

Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: December 9, 2013
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56%
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17%



Critic Score: 56% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Sara Stewart
New York Post

Attains the occasional moment of clarity, but ultimately has neither the dramatic heft nor the anchoring talent to justify an hour and a half in the company of a boring sociopath.

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Amy Nicholson
Los Angeles Times

The deft and merciless director sides with the girls, and to stack the deck she's hired five tremendous actresses who thrill to tear poor Brody apart

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Jack Giroux
Film School Rejects

LaBute's writing is quick and sharp, as usual.

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Stephen Holden
New York Times

There are a lot of truthful notes in "Some Girl(s)," but there are also false ones that let you know that you are being played with. You'd best beware.

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Mike D'Angelo
AV Club

The title's parenthetical plural sums up the problem with Some Girl(s): Five slow-cook dialogues that reveal the nice-guy protagonist as a super-tool is four too many.

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Don Simpson
Film Threat

Penned by the incomparable Neil LaBute, Some Girl(s) is theatrical and contrived; to some, it might achieve some rather off-putting extremes of hyper-reality.

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Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News

Mayer does little to open up LaBute's original play, and the staginess often feels oppressive. The performances are mixed, too.

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Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly

The things that once made Neil LaBute's movies seem like tossed grenades - the loutish protagonists, the sadism toward women - now come off as more dated than scandalous.

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Courtney Duckworth
Film Comment Magazine

The weight of dull clichés only makes the stilted dialogue harder to stomach.

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Flixster Audience Score: 17% Flixster User Reviews
Manu Gino
It's not you. It's him... Mediocre Movie! This is a movie that is hard to review. First of all the idea and acting are good and it is obvious that… More
Dann Michalski
Adam Brody, Emily Watson, Jennifer Morrison, and Kristen Bell star in the hard hitting drama Some Girl(s). On the eve of his wedding a successful writer visits… More