• Swingers (1996)

Swingers

Release Date: 1996

DVD Release Date: September 24th, 2002

R |1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary

A transplanted New Yorker attempting to acclimate to Los Angeles, Mike Peters (Jon Favreau), is struggling to both boost his comedy career and get over his last relationship. A self-proclaimed master of seduction, Mike's buddy, Trent Walker (Vince Vaughn), tries to show him how to make connections and get the attention of women. Slowly moving toward regaining his confidence, Mike meets the gorgeous and down-to-earth Lorraine (Heather Graham), sparking a welcome new romance.

Cast: Jon Favreau, Vince Vaughn, Ron Livingston, Patrick Van Horn, Alex Désert, Deena Martin, Katherine Kendall, Brooke Langton

Director: Doug Liman

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Independent Pictures

Keywords: 1990s, Friend, Los Angeles, Cheeky, Charming, Love, Growing up, Bar

Ratings & Reviews

  • 81
    F. X. FeeneyMr. Showbiz

    Has such perfect pitch in small matters that, as it builds, it proves no less capable in tackling bigger issues--and what begin as chuckles become deep belly laughs. show more

  • 88
    San Francisco Examiner

    Like a Les Brown tune, a really dry martini and a hug from a good buddy, Swingers makes you feel warm all over, baby. show more

  • 75
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    The movie is sweet, funny, observant and goofy with a small ``g,'' which means you don't get paid, but at least you don't have to wear the suit. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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