In New York City, couple Joel and Molly are having dinner with their couple friends, Kyle and Karen. In the general discussion of their respective relationships and how they met, Joel and Molly, in telling their story, say that it is exactly like a corny romantic comedy. The story they end up telling not only has every romantic comedy cliché thrown in, but it is told in the style of a romantic comedy, complete with crazy characters who should be smarter to figure out a smoother path to a happy ending for Joel and Molly. But that one romantic comedy element that is the big payoff may not be reality, or perhaps it is.
He came...She came...They both came.
Did You Know?
Near the beginning of the movie, when Kyle (Bill Hader) says how much Molly (Amy Poehler) and Joel's (Paul Rudd's) love story is like a rom-com, Molly responds by saying that it isn't a movie, it is their real-life, and looks right at the camera, just before the scene ends. See more
(at around 33 mins) Joel gives a burger to Tucker. Molly said "go and eat it in your bedroom". When Tucker is climbing the stairs a few seconds later, we can see his hands are empty. The burger is gone. See more
What are we doing?
Oh my god, this is all happening so fast.
[Joel moves in for a kiss
. I can't - my Aunt Flo is visiting.
You're on your period?
No, my Aunt Flo is visiting me from Florida. Hey Aunt Flo.
[Turns to see her Aunt Flo standing nearby
Shot on location in New York City, which is almost like another character. See more
Written by German Baratoo Callejas and Scott Gerow
Performed by Los Dos See more