Concluding his review, Sandhu presented Friends with Benefits a three out of five stars. The setup is familiar, as are the essential elements: a single man and Lady wants casual sex Pateros single woman, two battered hearts yet a pair of resilient, eager, pretty bodies That wry, witty side of his personality punctuates a lot of his conversation.
As Curvy gal seeks famously said — even romantic comedies need to take their sex seriously or there will be no satisfaction. Ironically, the problem is that Friends with Benefits doesn't go far enough when it gets to the substantial stuff.
That was funny. Giving it a 'B' grade, Paras asserted that the film was the best romantic comedy film in a long time. They are not sure what type of commitment they are comfortable with or what they're gonna do for the rest of their life". Important issues about the inherent clash between changing mores and traditional values get noodled over a bit.
The site's critical consensus re, "Friends with Benefits adds nothing new to its well-worn rom-com formula, but the chemistry between Justin Timberlake and Mila Kunis timberlqke almost enough to carry the movie by itself. The sex talk is graphic, the sex itself is explicit and energetic, and Jamie and Dylan have a kind of sweetness that makes you want to root for them.
And the caretaking is all part of the 'going for a broken person' and trying to fix them. His tiberlake and his manner are light, there's barely a hair on the guy's chest, yet his confidence and wit are sexy in a way entirely befitting a smart urban romance.
The R-rated comedy, which aims to be an anti-romantic-comedy, is from Will Gluck. They were just quickly parentalized and became a caretaker. At some fundamental level, I simply enjoyed watching them.
Both recently dumped and with intimacy issues, the pair become friends and then decide to take it one step further by adding sex — without emotional entanglements — to the equation. Gluck adheres to the formula. It was great to watch them.
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