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Conception (2011)

 -  Comedy | Romance  -  April 2011 (USA)
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A comedy that follows nine very different couples on the night they conceive, showing that sex can sometimes be more neurotic than erotic.

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A comedy that follows nine very different couples on the night they conceive, showing that sex can sometimes be more neurotic than erotic.

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The sperm sample in one of the early scenes is a container with the word "PERISHABLE" misspelled as "PERSIHABLE". See more »

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[first lines]
Paul Reynolds: Okay people, let's remember what Aristotle said. The aim of art is to represent, not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance. Alright, does anybody have any questions?
[kids fidgeting, one raised hand]
Paul Reynolds: Dylan?
Dylan: Where do babies come from?
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Written by Keith Megna and David Megna
Performed by Fulltime Dreamer
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Light and Insightful
25 February 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

"Conception" is charming, cute, and sincere. The situations are realistic and relatable, and the characters are true ... and it hits every note perfectly. I won't summarize it here (it's pretty clear what the storyline is!), I'll give the filmmakers credit for finding new ways to surprise us, to keep the stories engaging, and to make the relationships, whether they're brand-new or established, realistic and sweet. And although you might think it's going to end in a very predictable way, it doesn't. The ending is more poignant than you might expect. It's certainly not a movie for kids, but certainly a good movie for a date (maybe not a first date!), or if you and the Mrs. (or Mr.) have a night without the kids. It's easy to understand why this was a festival success.


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