• A Lot Like Love (2005)

A Lot Like Love

Release Date: April 22nd, 2005

DVD Release Date: August 23rd, 2005

PG-13 |1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary

When Oliver (Ashton Kutcher) and Emily (Amanda Peet) meet on an airplane, they feel an instant connection, but agree that they're wrong for each other. As the years pass and they live their separate lives, fate brings them together several times, and they become close friends. Any time one of them wants more out of the relationship, the other seems content with just being friends. If they wait too long, Oliver and Emily may miss any chance of spending their lives together.

Cast: Ashton Kutcher, Amanda Peet, Kathryn Hahn, Kal Penn, Tyrone Giordano, Ali Larter, Taryn Manning, Gabriel Mann

Director: Nigel Cole

Genres: Romantic comedy

Production Co: Touchstone Pictures, Mile High Productions LLC, Beacon Pictures

Distributors: Buena Vista Pictures

Keywords: Growing up, Love, Friendship, Amusing, Friend, New York City, Los Angeles, Touching, 2000s

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Rene RodriguezMiami Herald

    Survives its surface annoyances because Lynch's script also has ambition, heart and something to say other than love conquers all. show more

  • 60
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    This is a hand-me-(dumbed)-down chick flick that is counting on Kutcher's tabloid popularity and Peet's unmistakable though here underutilized talents to cover up for rote characterizations, tired plot devices and a general lack of inspiration. show more

  • 75
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Though I liked Love's unhurried pace and oddball digressions, its obligatory romantic-comedy resolution seemed too schematic for what had preceded it. show more

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