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The Layover (2017)

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Two friends on a road trip compete for the affections of a handsome man when their flight is redirected due to a hurricane.

Director:

William H. Macy

Writers:

David Hornsby (screenplay), Lance Krall (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kate Upton ... Meg
Alexandra Daddario ... Kate
Matt Barr ... Ryan
Matt Jones ... Craig
Kal Penn ... Anuj
Michael Benyaer ... Shahar
Emy Aneke ... Cab Driver
Joe Nunez ... Flight Attendant
Alvin Sanders ... Balloon Pilot
Rob Corddry ... Principal Moss
Molly Shannon ... Nancy
Angela Moore ... Female Cop
John Cassini ... Chuck
Jennifer Cheon ... Genevieve
John Destry John Destry ... Sketchy Drifter
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Storyline

After countless lonely nights over a bottle of wine and "The Bachelor", the Seattle longtime friends, Kate, a high school English teacher, and Meg, an ambitious cosmetics saleswoman, are beginning to realise that they are going through a rough patch. To take a break, the pair will soon find themselves on an impromptu flight to Fort Lauderdale, seated next to the handsome blonde Ryan who is on his way to a friend's wedding. All of a sudden, the two best friends will get sucked into a destructive spiral of relentless competition and cut-throat one-upmanship with Ryan as the prize, especially when a Category 4 hurricane reroutes their flight to a St. Louis layover. They say all is fair in love and war; however, is Ryan worthy of Meg and Kate's years of friendship? Written by Nick Riganas

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The flight is off. The fight is on.

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Comedy

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Rated R for language throughout, sexual content and some drug material. | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 August 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Escala: Amizade Em Segundo Lugar See more »

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Trivia

Hotel shots were filmed at Sheraton Vancouver Airport in May 2015. See more »

Goofs

In the first apartment scene when Meg and Kate are dancing, Kate takes a sip of beer and her hand is wrapped around the neck of the beer bottle. The very next frame shows her lowering arm after her sip of beer and her hand is now around the base of the beer bottle. See more »

Quotes

Meg: You can have him if I can have the fireman from last season.
Kate: Oh, that fireman...
Meg: He was a panty-dropper!
Kate: Yes. Yes, yes, yes!
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True love
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Performed by Triniti Bhaguandas
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Don't bother
2 September 2017 | by chevolekSee all my reviews

Don't waste your time and money, not worth it. Boring. Very few funny short scenes. It shows the kinda one night stand girl.

Daddario did show she can be funny (in several scenes, not all), unfortunately in this movie her comedic talent (which I never seen before-Baywatch remake?- That lousy movie does not count). Let's hope she does not go the way Zac Efron is going, bad comedies. He also has made bad choices lately.


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