What seems to be a chance encounter one day at a coffee shop leads to a full-fledged romance, but the couple must fight for their relationship to survive the craziness that is show business.



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A dual-perspective he-said she-said romantic comedy about two 20-somethings' chance meeting at an LA coffee shop, that takes us on a roller coaster ride as they attempt to find one another and find true love within the superficial LA singles scene. Written by Anonymous

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Once is random, twice is fate.



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Actress Shantel VanSanten quit the production after the first day of filming due to disagreements with the director over her character. Actress Abby Wathen replaced her in the role of Laura. See more »


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Witty Script and Brilliant Cast
23 December 2014 | by See all my reviews

I loved RANDOM ENCOUNTERS and found the leading couple, Abby Wathen and Michael Rady, to be adorable and perfectly cast. Somehow they bring off the virtually impossible feat of creating powerful chemistry while sharing very minimal screen time together. I was rooting wholeheartedly for Laura and Kevin to find each other again after their chance meeting early in the film because these two likable characters seemed so ideally suited. Screenwriters Nate Barlow and Boris Undorf have produced an inspired script that is witty and smart.

(NOTE TO SELF: Skip that stupid, anticlimactic scene under the closing credits.)

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