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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Vince Vaughn
Jennifer Aniston
Jon Favreau
Jason Bateman
Joey Lauren Adams
Cole Hauser
John Michael Higgins
Directors
Peyton Reed
Screenwriters
Jeremy Garelick
Jay Lavender
Running Time
105 minutes

The Break-Up
Uncomfortably perceptive but amusing relationship stuff from Aniston and Vaughn


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The Break-Up

Plot
When a couple (Vaughn and Aniston) split up, they both realise that neither of them wants to leave their home, and so begin behaving badly to force the other out.


Verdict
The Break-Up doesn’t turn the rom-com on its head, but with its focus on the darker side of love manages to gently tip it on its side.


Reviewed by Tony Horkins

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