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Not Another Happy Ending (2013)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 8 August 2014 (USA)
When a struggling publisher discovers his only successful author is blocked he knows he has to unblock her or he's finished. With her newfound success, she's become too damn happy and she ... See full summary »

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John McKay

Writer:

David Solomons
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Karen Gillan ... Jane Lockhart
Stanley Weber ... Tom Duval
Iain De Caestecker ... Roddy
Gary Lewis ... Benny Lockhart (Dad)
Henry Ian Cusick ... Willie Scott
Freya Mavor ... Nicola Ball
Kate Dickie ... Anna Le Fevre
Amy Manson ... Darsie
Niall Greig Fulton ... Team Member 1
Bill Barclay Bill Barclay ... Team Member 2
Cora Bisset Cora Bisset ... Bookshop Owner (as Cora Bissett)
Louise Goodall Louise Goodall ... Doctor Klinsch
John Bett John Bett ... Mr. McLeish
Callum Cuthbertson Callum Cuthbertson ... Quiz Master
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When a struggling publisher discovers his only successful author is blocked he knows he has to unblock her or he's finished. With her newfound success, she's become too damn happy and she can't write when she's happy.The only trouble is, the worse he makes her feel, the more he realises he's in love with her. Written by Anonymous

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Sometimes Love Needs a Re-Write

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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UK

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8 August 2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Askta Mutlu Son Yoktur See more »

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2.35 : 1
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The British Board of Film Classification gave the film the 12A rating and was passed uncut. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Tom Duval: Roddy! School...
Roddy: [walks in partly dressed] Morning.
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Karen Gillan played Jane Lockhart. She later played another character called Jane in The Devil You Know. See more »

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Not Another Happy Ending
Performed by Sandi Thom
Lyrics by by Sandi Thom
Music by Lorne Balfe
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Romantic Comedy that worked for me
18 June 2014 | by dfgremnantsSee all my reviews

I will keep it short and to the point:

Things I love:

Soundtrack

Karen Gillan

The location

The Romance

Writers life

Karen famous nude scene (nice ass by the way)

Things I don't love:

Feels long

Sometimes I can't understand the damn accent

Cliché scenes

The writers fans

Didn't fancy her dad

To conclude, the first stage was interesting to some extend but then it fell off thanks to the duration and the twist, by which time I stopped watching the movie and continued working, before going to bed I decided just to watch few more minutes and that's the end of it, from that point onwards I didn't stop until I finished it. I guess I rooted for the guy and really wanted a happy ending in the end. It's sort of emotional but none of the points worked for me, it was more like romance/comedy which is what I wanted to see. Karen is hot as always, got a sweet spot for her (dig red heads) I do like the lead and his style. I don't know this movie which worked for me and I actually feel a lot better after watching it.

I do recall saying HELL YEAH at the end and proclaiming my desire to meet someone like the lead or at least share what they had.

So, for me it was worth the watch.


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