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Set It Up (2018)

TV-14 | | Comedy, Romance | 15 June 2018 (USA)
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Two corporate executive assistants hatch a plan to match-make their two bosses.

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Claire Scanlon

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Katie Silberman
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Zoey Deutch ... Harper
Glen Powell ... Charlie
Lucy Liu ... Kirsten
Taye Diggs ... Rick
Joan Smalls ... Suze
Meredith Hagner ... Becca
Pete Davidson ... Duncan
Jon Rudnitsky ... Mike
Tituss Burgess ... Creepy Tim
Jake Robinson ... Golf Guy
Aaron Costa Ganis ... Dan
Paulie Deo Jr. Paulie Deo Jr. ... Tim (as Paul Deo Jr.)
Noah Robbins ... Intern Bo
Cody Calafiore ... Duncan's Hook-Up (as Cody Christopher Calafiore)
Ralph Byers ... Frank
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Two young assistants in New York City realize they can make their lives easier by setting up their workaholic bosses to date. While trying to perpetuate this romantic ruse between their nightmare bosses, the assistants realize they might be right for each other. Written by https://teaser-trailer.com

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Finding love takes some assistants.

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Comedy | Romance

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Trivia

During the dance scene at the wedding, "Romeo and Juliet" by Dire Straits is playing. In other movie with Glen Powell and Zoey Deutch, Everybody Wants Some!! (2016), "Hand in Hand" by Dire Straits is playing during the scene where Zoey Deutch and the main character have a moment of connection. See more »

Goofs

Around the 1:10:00 mark, just before Harper says "This is the best meal that I've ever had in my entire life", she rips a smaller piece from what little is left of the slice, folds it, and as it goes into her mouth the scene abruptly cuts to her holding a larger, unfolded piece. See more »

Quotes

Frank: Paying student athletes is such a hot button issue at the moment, you couldn't back off a little bit? I mean, you're implying we're getting rich off the backs of poor kids.
Kirsten: We're not implying it, we're proving it. Your AD bought a 2-million dollar boat last year and your star player is on food stamps.
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Written by Leslie Powell, Michael Miller and Sarah Westen Rasmussen
Performed by Leslie Powell
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Surprisingly funny and charming!!
20 June 2018 | by atiyaahsanSee all my reviews

I had seen the movie's trailer beforehand but didn't have high expectations from this one. I am happy to report I was wrong. The movie is funny, witty and thoroughly engrossing. I wasn't bored for a minute, thanks to the snappy dialogue and crisp editing and direction. I must admit I only decided to watch it cuz' of the big names like Luc Liu & Tae Diggs, and though both of them played their characters of A**hole bosses convincingly, but it's the primary couple of Zoey Deutch & Glen Powell that makes you fall in love with them. Even the supporting actors cast in bit roles like the coffee shop waiter, the elevator guy and the gay best friend played their roles perfectly. I found my self constantly laughing out loud. All in all, it was a very enjoyable film that all rom-com lovers will enjoy.


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Language:

English

Release Date:

15 June 2018 (USA) See more »

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Set It Up See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA See more »

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Treehouse Pictures See more »
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