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  • 50
    Ruthe Stein San Francisco Chronicle

    Superficially entertaining romantic romp. show more

  • 50
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    Trust-- and the genre itself -- needs to dump the stale formula and embrace reality and reinvention. show more

  • 40
    Wall Street Journal

    Does not bring a single fresh, inventive idea to the table. show more

  • 50
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Does the world really need another movie about a married guy wandering blindly into an affair, or the married gal who can't decide whether to remain faithful or fool around? show more

  • 50
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    Offers a passably entertaining bridge between empty-headed summer fare and fall awards hunting. show more

  • 80
    Michael Rechtshaffen The Hollywood Reporter

    A smart, sharply observed, highly affable look at contemporary relationships that finally injects a little life in the stagnating genre. show more

  • 63
    Connie Ogle Miami Herald

    The film makes coupling look less like bliss and more like an exhausting series of skirmishes that can send one party scurrying into infidelity or out the door in search of something better. show more

  • 63
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    A better than adequate date movie. show more

  • 63
    Ken Fox TV Guide

    The cast, however, is great -- Crudup and Duchovny in particular share a fun chemistry that's just toilet-obsessed enough to be absolutely believable. show more

  • 63
    James Berardinelli ReelViews

    Its strength is its humor, which is half-"Seinfeld" and half-"Sex in the City." There's a reason why those shows ran for only 30 minutes each - it's difficult to sustain comedic momentum for longer, as becomes apparent here. show more

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