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The Kitchen (2012)

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Jennifer's thirtieth birthday party is supposed to be a special day. But what starts out as a day of celebration quickly spirals into a most ill-fated day Jennifer wishes she could forget, in this ensemble comedy set entirely in a kitchen.

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Kenny
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Amanda (as Amber Stevens)
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Jennifer's thirtieth birthday party is supposed to be a special day. But what starts out as a day of celebration quickly spirals into a most ill-fated day Jennifer wishes she could forget, in this ensemble comedy set entirely in a kitchen.

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If you can't take the heat, stay out of the kitchen! See more »

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Rated R for language and some sexual content | See all certifications »
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The Kitchen reunites Laura Prepon and Bryan Greenburg who worked together on October Road. (JKV) See more »

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The Last Prom on Earth
Written by: Phillip Cook, Zachary Coulter, Ivan Howard, Adam Hurlburt, Mike Lewis, Ryan Olson, JustinVernon, Ross Westerlund
Performed by: Gayngs
Courtesy of BMG Chrysalis and Jagjaguwar by arrangement with Bank Robber Music.
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Pretty poor showing
27 July 2013 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I didn't particularly enjoy this movie or see any overall point to it. It wasn't much of a comedy, and I lost interest in whatever drama was occurring.

The characters were fairly unsympathetic and/or uninteresting. Penny (Dreama Walker) was particularly unlikeable - bitchy to everyone without cause, yet convinced she's more mature than the average man. When the thoroughly hen-pecked Kenny (Tate Ellington) finally loses his cool with her, the film treats him as the one in the wrong.

I liked the ending (not just because it was over), but because it was the one little touch of humanity in the whole film. It's not really worth watching just to find out what I'm talking about here.


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