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: August 25, 2000
DVD Release Date: January 30, 2001
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Critic Score
48%
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User Score
76%

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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.

Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times

Love & Sex hasn't a strong, distinctive style, but what sets it a cut above many similar films is that for all its surface humor it has substance and emotional depth.

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Paul Tatara
CNN.com

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

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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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Ernest Hardy
Film.com

It's slick, polished to perfection, derivative and stripped of any of the real quirks or idiosyncrasies that make a romantic comedy fly.

Lawrence Van Gelder
New York Times

Janssen and Favreau provide enjoyably consoling company for those still dating their way through life.

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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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Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly

Janssen sparkles serenely.

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Jonathan Foreman
New York Post

Marred by some soppy sections, casting that undermines the story's believability and a kind of self-consciousness that makes it hard to really care about the characters.

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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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.
Hogans Hero
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