• How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003)

How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days

Release Date: February 7th, 2003

DVD Release Date: July 1st, 2003

PG-13 |1 hr 56 min

Plot Summary

An advice columnist, Andie Anderson (Kate Hudson), tries pushing the boundaries of what she can write about in her new piece about how to get a man to leave you in 10 days. Her editor, Lana (Bebe Neuwirth), loves it, and Andie goes off to find a man she can use for the experiment. Enter executive Ben Berry (Matthew McConaughey), who is so confident in his romantic prowess that he thinks he can make any woman fall in love with him in 10 days. When Andie and Ben meet, their plans backfire.

Cast: Kate Hudson, Matthew McConaughey, Adam Goldberg, Michael Michele, Shalom Harlow, Bebe Neuwirth, Robert Klein, Kathryn Hahn

Director: Donald Petrie

Genres: Romantic comedy

Production Co: Paramount

Distributors: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: Amusing , 2000s , New York City , Office , Relationships , Pursuit , Lighthearted , Temptation , Love

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    There is no shape or pacing to Daniel Petrie's movie. It's like a bottle of soda left uncapped. So thus a story that promised effervescence ends up being flat. show more

  • 75
    Mick LaSalleSan Francisco Chronicle

    It's about as close to French farce as romantic comedies get, and the closer the better. show more

  • 40
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    The movie isn't all bad, and it's sure to succeed with its target audience.

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