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A womanizer teaches his clueless friend the rules about being single and avoiding emotional attachment.

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A womanizer teaches his clueless friend the rules about being single and avoiding emotional attachment.

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Tyler always played by his own rules. Rules are meant to be broken.

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Rated R for language including some sexual references

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$1,963 (USA) (1 June 2012)

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$11,158 (USA) (15 June 2012)
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The film's director and lead actor Blayne Weaver first met actress Natalie Morales on the set of her television show The Middleman (2008) when he did a one time guest star as an alien. He offered her the role of 'Sophie' based on that experience working together. See more »

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Sophie: You have all these rules and theories on life. Want to hear one of my rules?
Tyler: Probably not.
Sophie: Don't date guys like you.
Tyler: That's a dumb rule.
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Good movie, well worth viewing
18 May 2013 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Like some other reviewers, I am surprised at the low rating. We just watched this and thoroughly enjoyed it. It has a strong cast and the characters were well developed. There may have been a few plot points which didn't completely make sense, but certainly no more than other movies of the romantic comedy/drama genre.

Blayne Weaver wrote, directed and played the lead, and did all of those things pretty well. There were some particularly well written scenes. Martin Starr was excellent as his friend Alan, and the very beautiful Natalie Morales as the love interest was very good. Great to see Dave Foley in there (I love News Radio) and Patrick J Adams was fine as the "rock star".

The story line is not as predictable as similar movies, and is all the more believable as a result.

Good movie from a great cast and recommended.


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