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Failure to Launch (2006)

Failure to Launch
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5 years, 11 months ago at Nov 4 20:37
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To be honest, I wasn’t expecting much from this flick but since I have a weak spot for Matthew McConaughey, I thought I might as well check it out. Basically, at the beginning of his career, McConaughey was involved in some interesting movies but, from the beginning of the 2000's, he kept getting typecast in such boring romantic-comedies and, from all these rom-coms, this was probably the worst ... read more
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Tripp is a thirty-five years old bachelor man that still lives with his parents, Al and Sue. Al and Sue hire the manipulative interventionist Paula to play Tripp's girlfriend and seduce him, convincing Tripp to move out of their home. Paula and Tripp fall in love for each other, but Tripp's best friends Ace and Demo accidentally find the truth about Paula and Demo discloses to Tripp, spoiling the plan and their relationship. When Tripp and Paula miss each other, their friends plot a scheme trying to arrange an encounter to fix the situation.
Release date: 10 March 2006
Tags: Comedy (23), Romance (22), 2006 (13), 2000s (8), Chick Flick (6), Romantic (5), (4), Romantic Comedy (3), Commitment (3), Lizard (3), Sailboat (3), Barbeque (3), Love (2), Romcom (2), Slacker (2), Sentimental (2), Male Female Relationship (2), Surfing (2), Bondage (1), Relationship (1)
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