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6 Month Rule (2011)

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A womanizer teaches his clueless friend the rules about being single and avoiding emotional attachment.

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Blayne Weaver

Writer:

Blayne Weaver
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Blayne Weaver ... Tyler
Martin Starr ... Alan
Natalie Morales ... Sophie
Patrick J. Adams ... Julian
Vanessa Branch ... Wendy
John Michael Higgins ... Paul
Dave Foley ... Charles
Jaime Pressly ... Claire
Brandon Barrera ... Kenny
Kristina Klebe ... Reese
Nate Rubin ... Bookstore Teen
Samantha Shelton ... Melissa
Lena Clark Lena Clark ... Savannah
Sarah Jane Morris ... Beth
Erin Cahill ... Missy
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A womanizer teaches his clueless friend the rules about being single and avoiding emotional attachment.

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Tyler always played by his own rules. Rules are meant to be broken.

Genres:

Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language including some sexual references

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 August 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Six Month Rule See more »

Filming Locations:

Shreveport, Louisiana, USA

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,963, 3 June 2012, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$11,158, 17 June 2012
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Trivia

The film's director and lead actor Blayne Weaver first met actress Natalie Morales on the set of her television show The Middleman (2008) when he did a one time guest star as an alien. He offered her the role of 'Sophie' based on that experience working together. See more »

Quotes

Sophie: He's the guy.
Julian: THE guy? I feel so violated right now! Were you sexing her during our shoot?
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Connections

Referenced in Cut to the Chase (2016) See more »

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Northern Lights
Written by Phil Moore & Beth Tacular
Performed by Bowerbirds
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Makes Sense
1 September 2012 | by DouglasRueSee all my reviews

I'm far from a film critic but I do know what's good and this movie was a very pleasant surprise. It made a lot of sense and the actors were perfect for the characters. I actually saw it tonight on pay per view and with little expectations, I really felt as if I got a surprise.

I would recommend this film to others (especially singles) since it touched on how so many of us waste so much time playing the field only to end up alone. I was disappointed at first with the ending but I guess, that ending is more realistic to real life. I'm honestly going to watch the film again but the next time, not alone. It really should be shared.

One piece of advice to the writer/director, good work should be shared. It's really a delightful movie, it makes a lot of sense from a guy's perspective and you should market the movie better. I actually tripped over it, not knowing it was there..I believe there are a few hundred thousand people that would like it as much as I did, if only they knew it was there..

A great metaphor: put your movie on the main table versus leaving it on the discount table..

Two thumbs up!!

Cheers..


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