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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Cameron Diaz
Matthew Morrison
Dennis Quaid
Elizabeth Banks
Anna Kendrick
Jennifer Lopez
Genesis Rodriguez
Chace Crawford
Rodrigo Santoro
Joe Manganiello
Chris Rock
Directors
Kirk Jones
Screenwriters
Shauna Cross
Heather Hach
Running Time
110 minutes

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Plot
Five couples, from a TV celebrity (Diaz) and her professional dance partner (Morrison) to a young pair of rival takeaway food van vendors (Kendrick, Crawford), are expecting babies. They cross paths in Atlanta while struggling variously with commitment anxiety, family dysfunction, finances, raging hormones and bladder control.


Verdict
It’s Valentine’s Day with more babies and fewer attractive people. Neither a date movie (run for the hills, boys!), nor a chick flick (who wants to know the icky bits?), its intended appeal is a poser. Heavily pregnant people and those with newborns don’t get out much, do they?


Reviewed by Angie Errigo

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