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L!fe Happens (2011)

R  |   |  Comedy  |  13 April 2012 (USA)
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A comedy centered on two best friends, Kim and Deena, who fight to maintain normalcy in their lives after Kim gets pregnant and has a baby.

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Unabashed party girl, Kim, is in for a rush of reality after a one night stand results in unexpected motherhood. Clearly not ready for the dating "buzz kill" that having a baby can bring, Kim eventually comes to realize that being a good parent to a precious little boy has its own rewards... Written by Anonymous

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A comedy that's a real mother.

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Rated R for sexual content including references | See all certifications »

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$930,000 (estimated)

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$20,186 (USA) (13 April 2012)

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$20,186 (USA) (13 April 2012)
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[first lines]
KimDeena: [each rushing out of their room] Do you have a condom?
KimDeena: No!
KimDeena: Crap!
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A very very funny movie that is a lot like an Apatow movie. A little chick-flicky but men will like too. I did. I say B+
23 August 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

"Nobody tells you it's gonna be so hard...Yes they do Kim, that's pretty much all people say." Kim (Ritter) and Deena (Bosworth) are best friends. They do everything together. One night when both bring home a guy they discover a problem. One year later they are still best friends but now Kim has a baby. Trying to balance work, friends and her love life all around being a single mother turns out to be harder then she expects. This is a very funny movie that is almost done like an Apatow movie. The dialog is very witty and hilarious and keeps you laughing throughout. The beginning of the movie made me feel (as a parent) a little annoyed at Kim. It felt like she considered the baby a burden and that she didn't really want him. Her feelings did change but that part did bug me a little. Other then that and the movie being a little predictable this was very very funny and I recommend this. You will not be disappointed. I do have to say that this is more on the "chick-flick" side of comedies this will appeal to both men and women. I laughed all the way through. Overall, if you like the Apatow movies you will like this one too. I give it a B+.


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