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Someone Great (2019)

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After a devastating break up on the eve of her cross-country move, Jenny enjoys one last NYC adventure with her two best pals. Someone Great is a romantic comedy about love, loss, growth and the everlasting bond of female friendship.
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Gina Rodriguez ... Jenny Young
LaKeith Stanfield ... Nate Davis
Brittany Snow ... Blair Helms
DeWanda Wise ... Erin Kennedy
Michelle Buteau ... Cynthia
Rebecca Naomi Jones ... Leah
Alex Moffat ... Will
Joe LoCicero ... Paul
Peter Vack ... Matt Lasher
Megan Haley ... Abby
Ben Sidell Ben Sidell ... Gus
Jaboukie Young-White ... Mikey
Rosario Dawson ... Hannah Davis
RuPaul ... Hype
Kenneth De Abrew ... Dan

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Aspiring music journalist Jenny (Gina Rodriguez) has just landed her dream job at an iconic magazine and is about to move to San Francisco. Rather than do long distance, her boyfriend of nine years (Lakeith Stanfield) decides to call it quits. To nurse her broken heart, Jenny gathers up her two best friends Erin (DeWanda Wise) and Blair (Brittany Snow) for one outrageous last adventure in New York City. From writer/director Jennifer Kaytin Robinson (creator of MTV's Sweet/Vicious) SOMEONE GREAT is a hilarious and heartfelt story of friendship, love, and what it means to let go of your twenties and enter adulthood. Written by Netflix

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Getting It. Together. See more »

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Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Trivia

Gina Rodriguez has worked with DeWanda Wise's husband, Alano Miller in the show Jane the Virgin (2014). They played Jane Villanueva and Aaron Zazo/Roman Zazo respectively. See more »

Goofs

At around 16:30-16:45; Jenny gets a call from Rolling Stone and you can visibly see her phone is at the home screen. See more »

Quotes

Matt Lasher: Oh, one more thing: those wristbands are just G.A. I couldn't swing anymore V.I.P., but I put you guys on the list for the party.
Blair Helms: [seething] Are you fucking kidding me?
Matt Lasher: Afraid not.
Blair Helms: That was not G.A. intercourse.
Matt Lasher: You're the woman of my dreams.
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Connections

References 30 Rock (2006) See more »

Soundtracks

Do You Think About Me
Written by Ryan McMahon, Benjamin Berger, Ryan Rabin, Georgia Ku (as Georgia Ku Overton), Michael Doerr
Performed by Captain Cuts & Zookëper feat. Georgia Ku (as Georgia KU)
Courtesy of Epic Records
By arrangement with Sony Music Entertainment
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Average at Best
20 April 2019 | by kanikabasuSee all my reviews

I really wanted to like this. The actors are likeable and the music is fire.

But the relationships kind of feel shallow. You're not really devastated by the break up because you don't know the central relationship at all.


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Release Date:

19 April 2019 (USA) See more »

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