Crazy, Stupid, Love Synopsis
A suddenly single man needs help finding his groove again.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Nothing more (or less) than an enchanting light comedy of romantic confusion... It's a movie that understands love because it understands...
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
The movie also fights for what it wants - to touch us in the course of entertaining us - and it succeeds, with its zinger-studded script...
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
What makes Crazy Stupid Love a cut above is actors who let pain seep into the laughs. Here's a comedy you really can take to heart.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Men will watch Crazy, Stupid, Love thinking they're finding out things about women, but if anything, this movie works the other way. Women...
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
In the end, Ficarra and Requa take all the formula ingredients and blend them into a satisfying - and tasty - concoction. "A Midsummer...
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
The fun is in watching these robustly generic people trip over and pinball off of each other, seeing them eddy around Carell, who as the...
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By Bob Mondello
Grant the filmmakers the efficiency of their plotting, even if it reduces characters to types. And credit them with having assembled a cast...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
The movie suffers perhaps from too many characters and subplots but all the actors appear to have fun with their characters.
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Sometimes Crazy, Stupid, Love captures the complexity, humor and sweetness of relationships. But in several scenes, the film takes that...
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
It's hard to ignore the fact that very little in the movie feels true - no one clicks as a couple, and there are carefully contrived...
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Crazy Stupid Love: B+

By MattH306
Great cast. A few flaws but worth seeing....

Wow! As Good as it Gets!

By ebenoff
I'm pretty critical when it comes to movies and I must say this is the best production I have seen in a long, long time. It is American Beauty on comedic steroids. Every attribute of human emotion...

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By CoyBoy
Funny, witty, and ryan gosling is yummy. I loved it!...


By Bethany_Bell22
I thought that this movie would be like so many other chick flicks. I am happy to report that it is far from what I expected. I for sure Must Go!...

Crazy, Stupid, Love review

I loved it. The movie took me to a totally unexpected and marvelous place. The movie is superb an nothing like you might expect. You'll feel amazing after watching it. MUST SEE....

Crazy, Stupid, Love review

By SJClyde
Starts off slow, but has a good finish. Very nice plot twist, caught me by surprise. Enjoyable movie....

By ktshelley

Crazy, Stupid, Love review

By Punk_Kanellis
Stunning. I just saw Crazy, Stupid, Love. It was kind of like coming off a roller coaster. Full of entertainment and suprises. With a star-studded cast, no wonder it was so good! (Emma Stone, Ryan...

good but not great

By browningsm
Crazy, Stupid, Love is good but not great, I'd say. Has some cute, funny, poignant moments. Gosling is good at anything he does, carrell good choice for role, not crazy about emma stone. she's...

Not quite Love, Actually

By entropicangel42
For some reason this romantic comedy fell short of awesome for me, despite an outstanding cast and some great writing. Moments of inspiration follow some painful application of cliches, but...

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Rated PG-13 | For Coarse humor, sexual content and language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Heartfelt dramedy has strong story and characters.
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