My Last Five Girlfriends
My Last Five Girlfriends (2009)

Based on the novel On Love by Alain de Botton, writer-director Julian Kemp's My Last Five Girlfriends traces the romantic journey of thirtysomething bachelor Duncan (Brendan Patricks. As the film opens, the despondent Duncan is… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: April 23, 2009
DVD Release Date: January 25, 2011
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Critic Score: 32% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Michael Ordo˝a
Los Angeles Times

My Last Five Girlfriends is a stab at an anti- romantic comedy, but with too dull a blade.

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S. James Wegg

Director/writer Julian Kemp has totally embraced the notion that life is a merry-go-round and created a quick-paced, whimsical examination of the timeless quest for finding true love.

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Karen Krizanovich
Radio Times

The attempts at being witty end up being more gimmick than skill, and produce stereotypical characters depicted by average performances.

Mike Hale
New York Times

It's hard to get a date when you won't stop talking about yourself even though you don't have much to say.

Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

Packed with extremely clever touches, this film demonstrates that brains simply aren't enough for the rom-com genre

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Elliott Noble
Sky Cinema

Kemp engages the eye with a variety of camera tricks and animated inventions that belie his modest budget.

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Brian Orndorf

Enough visual effect shots to rival a Transformers picture. And what does the screen blizzard amount to? An intolerable ride of self-importance and easily avoidable emotional trauma.

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Derek Malcolm
London Evening Standard

If the film is an intriguing attempt to do something different by way of a plot, it is not different enough to do more than pass the time.

Christopher Tookey
Daily Mail (UK)

The miracle is not that this guy lost five girlfriends, but that he ever attracted them in the first place.

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Flixster Audience Score: 39% Flixster User Reviews
Cynthia S.
The basic idea of this movie was clever, and imaginative. I love quirky, and this was definitely quirky, but sometimes quirky isn't enough. I usually like… More