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Swinging with the Finkels (2011)

 -  Comedy | Romance  -  17 June 2011 (UK)
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A suburban couple decide to shake up their marriage by "swinging" with another couple.

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A suburban couple decide to shake up their marriage by "swinging" with another couple.

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This is an expanded version of Jonathan Newman's short film Sex with the Finkels (2008). See more »

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The premise is great but it chickens out in the middle
19 April 2012 | by (San Luis, Argentina) – See all my reviews

I love movies that deal with sex and marriage because these are topics that, well, are taboo on our society. The movie premise starts great, a marriage with a 'block' on their passion search for alternatives and as I say, it starts great, very liberal in the way it shows the couple trying to search for something different.

Then, all of a sudden, the movie just chickens out, sex and passion stops being the main topic of the movie and it slowly but surely becomes in another super clichéd romantic comedy about a couple fighting and getting back together.

Seriously, I love movies that respect their premise and go for it, this movie is not. Swinging (swingers) is the main title of the movie, but, believe me, swinging is the LEAST you will see on this one.

I don't have a problem with romantic comedies, don't get me wrong, but when the main premise goes to the trash can in the middle of it I get mad.

This movie is very deceptive, it tries to be original and bold in their initial statements but if rapidly falls in the "normal" category.

A real letdown, if you really want to see a fun comedy that don't dare to chicken out like this one, please, go see "A good old fashioned orgy" and do not waste time on this one.


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