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Waking Up in Reno

R| 1 hr. 31 min.

Plot Summary
Candy (Charlize Theron) and Lonnie Earl (Billy Bob Thornton) are just crazy about each other. The problem: she's married to Roy (Patrick Swayze) and he's married to Darlene (Natasha Richardson). So far it's been a secret affair. But that's about to change, because this foursome is driving cross-country and headed for some big surprises.

Cast: Billy Bob Thornton , Charlize Theron , Natasha Richardson , Patrick Swayze , Holmes Osborne , Chelcie Ross , Penélope Cruz , Tony Orlando

Director: Jordan Brady

Genres: Romantic comedy

Distributor: Miramax Films

Waking Up in Reno (2002)

Release Date: October 25th, 2002|1 hr. 31 min.

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  • Thornton plays this low-ball farce with deceptive, masterful ease. Appreciate it. show more

  • Another one of those road comedies where Southern roots are supposed to make boring people seem colorful. If these characters were from Minneapolis or Denver, no way anyone would make a film about them. show more

  • Its jokes aren't funny. Its sloppy direction comes courtesy of Jordan Brady, who made "The Third Wheel," another reportedly failed comedy gathering cobwebs at Miramax. show more

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