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Ira & Abby (2006)

R  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  9 May 2008 (Mexico)
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A hastily married couple quickly devolve into a life of affairs, meddling parents, and therapy.

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A hastily married couple quickly devolve into a life of affairs, meddling parents, and therapy.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes therapy.

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Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and some sexual content | See all certifications »

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9 May 2008 (Mexico)  »

Also Known As:

Cásate conmigo otra vez  »

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Budget:

$3,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$36,938 (USA) (14 September 2007)

Gross:

$220,234 (USA) (14 December 2007)
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Quotes

Ira Black: [on their first session of marriage counseling] I can't believe you won therapy!
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Referenced in Teen Wolf: The Tell (2011) See more »

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It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year
Written by Edward Pola and George Wyle
Performed by Andy Williams
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Celebration of Abnormal Normality
12 November 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Loved this movie from start to finish. The script is intelligent and wonderfully humorous. In a day and age where comedy is stricken with a poverty of feeling and nuances, this movie is a brilliant example of how comedy could skillfully be presented with a generous dose of insight and wisdom.

The actors portraying Ira and Abby and the supporting cast are so genuine that it's hard to believe that they are unreal. I believe that we don't need any more sadness from the celluloid medium anymore than we already have in our lives, so I love happy movies. This movie is a celebration of happiness and delivers it in dollops.

I strongly recommend that you go and see it as soon as you can. It is bound to lift your spirits and fill you with joy!


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