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How Do You Know (2010)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Romance  |  17 December 2010 (USA)
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After being cut from the USA softball team and feeling a bit past her prime, Lisa finds herself evaluating her life and in the middle of a love triangle, as a corporate guy in crisis competes with her current, baseball-playing beau.

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Storyline

Star softball player, Lisa, has just been cut from the national team; Scholarly business man, George, has just been indicted from his father's company. With everything that they know in their lives taken from them, Lisa and George attempt to find romance. Lisa's potential boyfriend, Matty, however, is as clueless and perpetually single as they come, and George's girlfriend just dumped him. A chance hook-up through mutual friends, Lisa and George may be able to form a friendship, or more, that can help them climb out of the piles of lemons that life has handed to them. Written by napierslogs

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for sexual content and some strong language (on appeal/re-edit) | See all certifications »

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17 December 2010 (USA)  »

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Everything You've Got  »

Box Office

Budget:

$120,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$7,484,696 (USA) (17 December 2010)

Gross:

£734,791 (UK) (4 February 2011)
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Former major league pitcher Jim Bouton, who wrote disparagingly of several bullpen coaches in his best-selling memoir "Ball Four" (1970), has a brief cameo as a bullpen coach. See more »

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When Lisa is speaking to Matty on her phone while taking up a garbage bag, she knocks over the bin and it falls on its flat side, remaining stationary. The scene cuts to Matty who speaks for only a second before cutting back to Lisa. This time the bin is on its round side and is rolling back and forth, though Lisa doesn't seem to have moved and had practically no time to flip the trash bin. See more »

Quotes

Lisa: What sort of trouble are you in George?
George: Ah, well ah... simply put... ah, I'm currently unemployed, my girlfriend recently broke up with me, er I will soon run out of money and er I'm the target of a federal investigation.
Lisa: Wow you are a real chick magnet aren't you.
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Perfectly Wrong
Written by Michael Demeter, Fernando Rodriguez and William Rowe
Performed by Jetboy
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True torture...
15 March 2011 | by (Portugal) – See all my reviews

Now I know what Alex DeLarge felt at the hands of the British Penal System and its experimental aversion therapy...

The dialogues are out of key, the characters don't connect, the music is just a punch in the stomach... Any expectation built for this movie is rapidly consumed by the expectation that it ends soon... but it doesn't... Two whole hours of movie which seem more like five and will let any who tries to watch it as tired as Coach Mo after running the marathon...

If you're hopping for something in the lines of "As Good As It Get" with smart dialogues like "The Simpsons" then you're in for a disappointment.


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Don't get the criticism... anyone else like it? toontock
$120,000,000 budget????? magnoliaspringsal
Feeling a bit past her prime at 27... gazboselectamo
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How does it end? ace501
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