Benjamin Barry is an advertising executive and ladies' man who, to win a big campaign, bets that he can make a woman fall in love with him in 10 days. Andie Anderson covers the "How To" beat for "Composure" magazine and is assigned to write an article on "How to Lose a Guy in 10 days." They meet in a bar shortly after the bet is made.
A bounty hunter learns that his next target is his ex-wife, a reporter working on a murder cover-up. Soon after their reunion, the always-at-odds duo find themselves on a run-for-their-lives adventure.
A romantically challenged morning show producer is reluctantly embroiled in a series of outrageous tests by her chauvinistic correspondent to prove his theories on relationships and help her find love. His clever ploys, however, lead to an unexpected result.Written by
Gerard Butler, in an effort to thoroughly understand the "man's man" in American society, went behind the scenes of Adam Carolla's namesake podcast to observe him. See more »
When she is in the hot air balloon speaking at first, the camera is above her head, when Mike comes to the balloon to jump in, the video camera is at her shoulder level. When they continue their conversation, the camera is mounted back up above her head. See more »
Now, we have to teach you flirting.
I know how to flirt.
You know how to flirt. "Oh, my name's Abby and I love reading Tolstoy. I also love cats, gardening, and romantic picnics." I don't think so.
[grabs Mike's ass, imitating his voice]
Hey baby, you wearing any underwear?
Hey, you know what? I wouldn't say that, and I wouldn't grab ass.
[still imitating him]
What's wrong with a little ass grabbing, I mean what's it there for if not for me to grab it?
[Mike feigns a groan]
You're just a set of ...
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The Ugly Truth is a fun movie with a very good flow, a well-chosen pair to reflect the leading characters successfully and many funny (even hilarious) parts that make you laugh out loud. It lasts about 1 and a half hour only, and still manages to deliver the plot in its entirety, make sense and certainly entertain you. Almost each and every dialogue between Abby (Katherine Heigl) and Mike (Gerard Butler) is filled with adult jokes or implies sexual content, but it achieves to keep it at a good quality and does not go down to a cheap level or end up in boring clichés. I for one would recommend it to all those looking for a light, fun movie anyday, just to have a good laugh (or two).
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