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Did You Hear About the Morgans? (2009)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Romance  |  18 December 2009 (USA)
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In New York City, an estranged couple who witness a murder are relocated to small-town Wyoming as part of a witness-protection program.

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Meryl and Paul Morgan have separated since his infidelity. He's a Manhattan lawyer, seeking forgiveness. She's moved on, focusing on real estate sales. As he walks her to an appointment one evening, pleading his case, they witness a murder; the murderer sees them. The FBI wants them in witness protection until the killer is caught. He's already hunting them. The FBI sends them to Ray, Wyoming, a tiny ranch town, where they stay with the aging sheriff and his gun-toting wife (who's his deputy). Meryl and Paul must sort out their relationship while their New York ways bump up against those of the West. Meantime, Meryl knows two things that Paul doesn't. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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We're not in Manhattan anymore.

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Rated PG-13 for some sexual references and momentary violence | See all certifications »

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Budget:

$58,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$6,616,571 (USA) (18 December 2009)

Gross:

£3,553,569 (UK) (29 January 2010)
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The 35mm print was sent to theaters code titled "High Stakes". See more »

Goofs

An experienced shooter like Emma would never allow a first-timer like Meryl to hold and fire a rifle as depicted in this film. By pressing her cheek against the side of the rifle while failing to secure the stock firmly with her shoulder, Meryl would likely have seriously injured herself as a result of the recoil produced by firing. This was demonstrated in the same scene when Paul injured his shoulder despite holding the rifle more correctly. See more »

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Meryl Morgan: Oh my god! I'm out of bullets!
Paul Morgan: Something I never expected to hear you say!
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Saturday Night
Written by Bill Martin and Phil Coulter
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Not that bad. A good laugh.
13 January 2010 | by (Portugal) – See all my reviews

Don't be fooled by most of the reviews here. I can't explain them, but it may have something to do with the fact that some of the jokes in the movie are not immediately perceptible to those who haven't worked/lived in a big city.

I just watched this last night and had a blast! It's not for the quality of the movie itself. In fact, some of the acting is quite bad. But one of the points in going to the movies is to have fun. Movies entertain you. And this one did an exceptional job in that matter!

As a comedy, it is one of the best I've seen in the last couple of years or so. It's a good laugh that is worth a watch.


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