6.4/10
131,718
203 user 161 critic

He's Just Not That Into You (2009)

Trailer
1:57 | Trailer

Watch Now

From $2.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

ON DISC
The Baltimore-set movie of interconnecting story arcs deals with the challenges of reading or misreading human behavior.

Director:

Reviews
Popularity
1,344 ( 70)
1 win & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Valentine's Day I (2010)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Intertwining couples and singles in Los Angeles break-up and make-up based on the pressures and expectations of Valentine's Day.

Director: Garry Marshall
Stars: Julia Roberts, Jamie Foxx, Anne Hathaway
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A romantically challenged morning show producer is reluctantly embroiled in a series of outrageous tests by her chauvinistic correspondent to prove his theories on relationships and help ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Luketic
Stars: Katherine Heigl, Gerard Butler, Bree Turner
The Holiday (2006)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Two women troubled with guy-problems swap homes in each other's countries, where they each meet a local guy and fall in love.

Director: Nancy Meyers
Stars: Kate Winslet, Cameron Diaz, Jude Law
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Two single adults become caregivers to an orphaned girl when their mutual best friends die in an accident.

Director: Greg Berlanti
Stars: Katherine Heigl, Josh Duhamel, Josh Lucas
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Benjamin Barry is an advertising executive and ladies' man who, to win a big campaign, bets that he can make a woman fall in love with him in 10 days. Andie Anderson covers the "How To" beat for "Composure" magazine and is assigned to write an article on "How to Lose a Guy in 10 days." They meet in a bar shortly after the bet is made.

Director: Donald Petrie
Stars: Kate Hudson, Matthew McConaughey, Adam Goldberg
The Proposal I (2009)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A pushy boss (Sandra Bullock) forces her young assistant (Ryan Reynolds) to marry her in order to keep her Visa status in the U.S. and avoid deportation to Canada.

Director: Anne Fletcher
Stars: Sandra Bullock, Ryan Reynolds, Mary Steenburgen
27 Dresses (2008)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

After serving as a bridesmaid 27 times, a young woman wrestles with the idea of standing by her sister's side as her sibling marries the man she's secretly in love with.

Director: Anne Fletcher
Stars: Katherine Heigl, James Marsden, Malin Akerman
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A political consultant tries to explain his impending divorce and past relationships to his 11-year-old daughter.

Director: Adam Brooks
Stars: Ryan Reynolds, Rachel Weisz, Abigail Breslin
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A guy and girl try to keep their relationship strictly physical, but it's not long before they learn that they want something more.

Director: Ivan Reitman
Stars: Natalie Portman, Ashton Kutcher, Kevin Kline
Bride Wars (2009)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Two best friends become rivals when they schedule their respective weddings on the same day.

Director: Gary Winick
Stars: Kate Hudson, Anne Hathaway, Candice Bergen
The Switch I (2010)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Seven years after the fact, a man comes to the realization that he was the sperm donor for his best friend's boy.

Directors: Josh Gordon, Will Speck
Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Jason Bateman, Patrick Wilson
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

On a weekend trip to Hawaii, a plastic surgeon convinces his loyal assistant to pose as his soon-to-be-divorced wife in order to cover up a careless lie he told to his much-younger girlfriend.

Director: Dennis Dugan
Stars: Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston, Brooklyn Decker
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Michelle Carmichael ...
Mother
Jasmine Woods ...
Crying 20-Something (as Kristen Faye Hunter)
...
Consoling Friend
...
Sorority Girl (as Zoë Jarman)
...
Sorority Girl
Julia Pennington ...
Sous Chef
Renee Scott ...
Sous Chef
Chihiro Fujii ...
Tokyo Girl
...
Tokyo Girl
...
Jogger
Eve Curtis ...
Jogger
...
Army Recruit
...
Army Recruit
Edit

Storyline

The needy Gigi Haim is a young woman seeking her prince charming somewhere amongst her unsuccessful dates. After dating estate agent Conor Barry, Gigi anxiously expects to receive a phone call from him. However Conor never calls her. Gigi decides to go to the bar where he frequents to see him, but she meets his friend Alex who works there. They become friends and Alex helps Gigi to interpret the subtle signs given out by her dates. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Are you the exception...or the rule?

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sexual content and brief strong language | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

| |

Language:

Release Date:

6 February 2009 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Simplemente no te quiere  »

Box Office

Budget:

$40,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£1,913,542 (UK) (6 February 2009)

Gross:

$93,952,276 (USA) (12 June 2009)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

|

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Sasha Alexander plays Jennifer Aniston's sister in the film. She also guest starred in an episode of "Friends" during season 8. Alexander also starred in season 4 of "Dawson's Creek," one year before Busy Phillips joined the cast. See more »

Goofs

In Gigi's yoga class, the instructor tells them to go into "upward facing dog", but they go into "cobra". See more »

Quotes

Gigi: Hey Conor, It's GiGi, I just thought that I hadn't heard from you, and I mean how stupid is it taht a girl has to wait for a guy's call anyway, right? Cause we're all equal right? more than equal. more women are accepted into law school now then men. Call me, oh this is GiGi, call me.
See more »

Connections

References Dateline NBC (1992) See more »

Soundtracks

Madly
Written by Tristan Prettyman and Kevin Griffin
Performed by Tristan Prettyman
Courtesy of Virgin Records Ltd.
Under license from EMI Film & Television Music
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
Holy God that was terrible
8 June 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Before I can even begin a criticism of the movie I have to ask: How can woman enjoy, and support, this film? The movie portrays women has whiny, desperate, and pathetic creatures who do nothing besides gossip and give each other relationship pep talks. The scenes where Jennifer Anniston, Jennifer Connelly, and Ginnifer Goodwin are in the office where they are employed are perfect examples of this. Despite being educated, professional women, instead of working, they spend all their time discussing their relationships and consoling one another. As a young adult male I can honestly say that this is the kind of portrayal of women which makes men not take them seriously. The fact that women support and like this movie only gives further credence to these clearly prejudiced beliefs. So again how can women support a movie which portrays them so poorly? It makes about as much sense to me as Muslims supporting a movie about three young, college educated Arab men who work in the same office and spend all of their time making bombs and planning terrorist attacks.

Now that that's out of the way, my major problem with the movie is that it has easily the worst script ever committed to screen. There is not an original bit of dialogue to be found anywhere. All of the characters are completely generic and unoriginal. Ginnifer Goodwin plays the crazily desperate woman, Jennifer Connelly is the woman who is cheated on, Benn Affleck plays the man scared of commitment, and Kevin Connolly plays the man chasing the woman who he will never get... I could go on, but honestly, why bother? The only exception to this is Drew Barrymore's character, which plays no important role in the movie at all. It seems like she went to the producers after the movie was already completed and said: "Hey I want to be in this movie, I'll pay you fifty million dollars if you give me a part." They agreed, shot two scenes where three multi-racial, stereotypical gay men give her dating advice and pep talks, and one scene where she and Kevin Connolly fall for each other completely out of the blue and for no other reason than that every major character needed to be in a couple when the movie ended.

The other major flaw with the movie is that it is one of those rare romantic comedies which manages to be completely and totally devoid of humor. I only chuckled twice during the movie. Twice. In two hours. Two chuckles, not even real laughs, just quiet chuckles. Two…

Finally, it was obvious to me immediately after glancing at the DVD case that the movie was going to be clever and totally original combination of Sex and the City and Love Actually. I was right. To conclude, the surest sign that this movie was awful is that my girlfriend, who loved Sex and the City and Love Actually, fell asleep for fifteen minutes during the movie.


43 of 71 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
What is Jennifer Aniston saying to Ben Affleck.... Pmdmnym
Connor's problem skeptic88
effing ScarJo alanajemison
He slept with his wife while scarlett was in the closet? BulletProof011308
Ben and Anna ltbxtc2000
so, was he smoking cigarettes? PRPrincess137
Discuss He's Just Not That Into You (2009) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?