6 Month Rule
6 Month Rule (2012)

6 Month Rule revolves around a bachelor who follows a set of rules in order to avoid emotional attachment, the most important being: there is no woman so perfect that you can't get over her in six months. Knowing that he will get over… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: June 1, 2012
DVD Release Date: May 28, 2013
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Critic Score: 22% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Harvey

Funny and fresh.

Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times

An ostensible romantic comedy that's really just a grating portrait of an irredeemable jerk.

Brent Simon

If the plotting and payoffs of this love triangle are a bit problematic and less satisfying than one wished, there are also pleasant inversions to be found in the film's finale, reminding viewers that every down is a prelude to an up, and vice versa.

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Robert Abele
Los Angeles Times

Weaver's last ditch attempt to upend rom-com convention and rewrite the movie as a skeevy lout's comeuppance hardly makes up for the clichéd slog that comes before.

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Eric Hynes
Village Voice

As with the latest Kate Hudson comedy, it's a formula for irrelevancy pretty much as a rule.

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Todd Jorgenson

There are some scattered amusing moments among the supporting characters, but the protagonist is consistently smug and pretentious.

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Kyle Smith
New York Post

Imagine Tucker Max minus the charm and you've got . . . well, Tucker Max, but also Blayne Weaver, the star-writer-director of the indie rom-com "6 Month Rule."

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Witney Seibold

Budget indie-house comfort food for the '90s-romcom-besotted soul.

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Andrew Schenker
Slant Magazine

The film is far too indulgent with its lead character to do more than hint at the ways that one form of male egotism can morph into another.

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