Friends With Benefits Synopsis
Two lovers (Justin Timberlake, Mila Kunis) try to keep their relationship strictly physical.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
Goes a long way in bringing sexy back to a soggy genre, benefiting greatly from the presence of its likable leads.
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75

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
That it works like a charm - that it mostly keeps its manic energy in check, and that it plays to chick-flick formulas without ever...
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
The takeaway on Friends With Benefits is that mores change, styles change, the rules change, and even humor changes. (There are two jokes...
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67

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
I'm not exactly sure this is a situation that a lot of people are going to identify with. More to the point, it gives the movie a faulty...
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63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Instead of gleaning something from real life, the great minds behind Friends With Benefits slapped their ideas together based on screwball...
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63

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
When it's good, Friends With Benefits is quite good - especially as it skewers rom-com clichés.
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60

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
It's cute and funny and sweet, which - as any woman can attest - puts it way ahead of most Friday night options.
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55

NPR

By Ian Buckwalter
Watching these two actors move from being sweetly flirtatious to doing real emotional battle may not entirely compensate for the movie's...
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50

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Their banter is fun at the start until it becomes relentless.
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45

Movieline

By Stephanie Zacharek
Every actor in Friends with Benefits, including the nearly indestructible Patricia Clarkson and Richard Jenkins, stalls out in the process...
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Better than No Strings Attached

By nise1231
Actually quite a pleasant surprise. Mila Kunis and Justin Timberlake have great chemistry and you really believe them as both friends and as a couple. Can't ignore the fact that this movie came out...

Very surprised!

By Superconductor
I found myself laughing out loud through much of this movie. Yes, it's predictable...yes, it's a corny, romantic comedy...and no, I don't care if it was just like some other movie. From the...

Friends With Benefits review

By goddessatpsu
Amazing.. My cheeks hurt from smiling so much! Too funny, JT is the best....

Amazingly Funny!

By leoslmiller
I have watched every movie that has came out this year and feel this movie is one of the funniest movies since Bridesmaids. But funnier. I know there are several movies that have had similar story...

DRAGGED

By xXCASTILLOXx
Was dragged to see this movie ... Tried to put it off as long as possible finally got caught slipping and took her to see it NO BUENO...

Good concept... Bad overall

By lorna072001
i really wanted to like this movie. For what its worth, at least I know that Justin Timberlake does not have an ass. It was a good concept to make this film, but overall I was just lost on many...

great

By crystalpretty
very funny. for everyone...

Great movie

By lvegas
I was expecting this to be another movie like "No Strings Attached". It was so much more. It had a great story behind it. It was so moving when Justin Timberlake's character went back home to see...

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Rated R | For Sexual content and language