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L!fe Happens (2011)

 -  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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Marc
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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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13 April 2012 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$930,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

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

[first lines]
KimDeena: [each rushing out of their room] Do you have a condom?
KimDeena: No!
KimDeena: Crap!
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References The Night Porter (1974) See more »

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When The Girl Is Lying
Written by Jordan Galland
Performed by Jordan Galland
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I am usually very judgmental about movies, and I loved it.
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It was a gem.

Don't let the naysayers steer you away. I haven't truly enjoyed a movie like this in a while. Give it a chance and make up your own mind. The worst that could happen is you turn it off after a few minutes.

The characters were smart, and even though it is a little predictable, it was smartly written. Great performances by Krysten Ritter and Kate Bosworth. I also enjoyed the strange character of Henri, and Rachel Bilson was both as ditsy and charming as you would expect.

To be honest, I didn't find a single thing about it to be unlikable. I would recommend it to anyone who enjoys a good laugh and unique characters that will leave an impression. 10/10


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