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Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 29 July 2011 (USA)
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A middle-aged husband's life changes dramatically when his wife asks him for a divorce. He seeks to rediscover his manhood with the help of a newfound friend, Jacob, learning to pick up girls at bars.

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Storyline

Cal (Steve Carell) and Emily (Julianne Moore) have the perfect life together living the American dream... until Emily asks for a divorce. Now Cal, Mr Husband, has to navigate the single scene with a little help from his professional bachelor friend Jacob Palmer (Ryan Gosling). Make that a lot of help... Written by Anonymous

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for coarse humor, sexual content and language | See all certifications »

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29 July 2011 (USA)  »

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Untitled Dan Fogelman/Steve Carell Project  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$50,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$19,104,303, 31 July 2011, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$84,351,197

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$142,851,197
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2.39:1
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Trivia

Robbie texts "Demi Moore is 15 years older than Ashton Kutcher. They seem happy together." to Jessica while his teaching is giving a discussion about "The Scarlet Letter". Demi Moore starred in a movie adaptation of The Scarlet Letter (1995). See more »

Goofs

During the parent/teacher conference, the word "ASSHOLE" onto the chalk board changes the writing style four times. See more »

Quotes

Cal: I have loved her even when I hated her... only married couples'll understand that one...
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Komponent (Telefon Tel Aviv Remix)
Written by Sascha Ring, Raz Ohara, Katarina Pfaender, and Lisa Stepf
Performed by Sascha Ring (as Apparat) featuring Raz Ohara
Courtesy of shitatapult, a division of random noise music GmbH
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The connections that you finally couldn't see from a mile away...
3 August 2011 | by See all my reviews

I will admit from opening bell, that I do enjoy sappy love movies. It was a movie that made you laugh,cry,wonder and cover your eyes. Steve keeps true to his on screen character and his own real life strength but never forgetting to mumble some sort of funny line even in his most "sappy-est" of moments. I give this movie two thumbs up for its twist at the end and keeping it out of viewers sights so well! I do however wish that they would have developed a little more back story with Ryan's character but still, a movie to be enjoyed by all. Emma delivers some nice side humor along with her friend in the movie as well! I believe Steve may have surpassed expectations of his ability to play that main love role and still maintain his "funny guy" image.


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