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How to Be Single (2016)

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A group of young adults navigate love and relationships in New York City.

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Storyline

There's a right way to be single, a wrong way to be single, and then...there's Alice. And Robin. Lucy. Meg. Tom. David. New York City is full of lonely hearts seeking the right match, be it a love connection, a hook-up, or something in the middle. And somewhere between the teasing texts and one-night stands, what these unmarrieds all have in common is the need to learn how to be single in a world filled with ever-evolving definitions of love. Sleeping around in the city that never sleeps was never so much fun.

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There's a right way to be single, a wrong way to be single, and then... See more »

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Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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12 February 2016 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cómo ser soltera  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$38,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$18,750,000 (USA) (12 February 2016)

Gross:

$46,813,366 (USA) (8 April 2016)
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Trivia

The movie is very different than its source novel. The novel centers around Julie Jenson, a single 38-year-old book publicist who travels to several places around the world to see how different cultures deal with single life. See more »

Goofs

Alice was wearing different shoes when walking through the street to Rockefeller, and in the building seeing the tree. See more »

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[I've been thinking that the time we have to be single, is really the time we have to get good at being alone]
[But, how good at being alone do we really want to be?]
[Isn't there a danger that you'll get so good at being single, so set in your ways, that you'll miss out on the chance to be with somebody great?]
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she uses Sexual Currency
23 December 2016 | by (India) – See all my reviews

Really nice movie it's have everything Love, Comedy and Rebel Wilson you know how funny she is of course if you watched her couple of movies it's really funny she used word SEXUAL CURRENCY this word doesn't even exit but not just she used word she also pay with it really funny though and Dakota Johnsan damn she is very pretty and here she got break up again and again she still have hope but finally she decided to be a single it's funny some good moment there is many stories running inside in this movie and whole is just awesome this is a story about how can a girl be single of course title describe it but as a guy it's look like it's much challenging for girls to be single why they don't make a movie for a guy that how will a guy be single probably people will not interesting it even i will not but this i like this one


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