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A woman who gets paid to break people up is forced to become a matchmaker when some new competition muscles her out of the break-up business. Now, in order to save her company (and keep her... See full summary »

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Britney
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Mike
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Robyn
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Tiffany
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Ashley
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Rick Barnes
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Gary
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Chuck Charleston (as Sean Owen Roberts)
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Bob Green
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Marisa
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Pat
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Sarah
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Allison
Aeja Goldsmith ...
Sally
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A woman who gets paid to break people up is forced to become a matchmaker when some new competition muscles her out of the break-up business. Now, in order to save her company (and keep her high-priced wardrobe) she'll have to rely on her old nemesis: love. Written by PAO

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Rated PG-13 for some sexual content and language
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10 November 2009 (USA)  »

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$2,000,000 (estimated)
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The girl "wearing white after Labor Day" walks past Britney and Mike on the sidewalk, getting at least 25-30 feet away from them. The camera cuts to a closeup of their conversation for 30 seconds. When the camera returns to showing the whole sidewalk, the girl is much closer to them and standing still. After a few seconds she starts walking again. See more »

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Spoofs Sleepless in Seattle (1993) See more »

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New York City
Written by Patrick Andrew O'Connor and Larry Bagby
Performed by Larry Bagby
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Don't even bother
27 February 2010 | by (Romania) – See all my reviews

This is by far one of the worst movies I've seen in the last... 5 years. I was thinking that maybe a 13-year old might appreciate the plot. I really wanted to turn it off in the first 30 minutes but then I said to myself hey, it wouldn't be fair to rate it if I don't watch the whole movie. But it really is NOT worth seeing. What bothers me most is that people have given it a 5 and there are far much better movies that are rated with 4/4.5 on IMDb. I don't get it, it puzzles me. The acting was totally bad. Highly artificial and dull. There was definitely no chemistry between characters. Events succeeded fast and in a completely stupid manner. Plot unrealistic. Lack of professionalism at all levels possible. It is supposed to be a comedy but during the whole movie I didn't even smile. I yawned instead, and promised myself I wouldn't let myself waste another two hours on such movies ever again. Please, trust me on this, it isn't worth it. I guess it could have made a good parody of Hitch maybe. But it's nothing compared to Hitch. It is really stupid and full of clichés.


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