How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days Synopsis
A columnist (Kate Hudson) tries to make a man (Matthew McConaughey) dump her.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
It's about as close to French farce as romantic comedies get, and the closer the better.
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75

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Kate Hudson and Matthew McConaughey don't simply star in this movie; they tag-team it out of the Freddie Prinze Jr. --Julia Stiles...
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75

Baltimore Sun

By Chris Kaltenbach
McConaughey and (especially) Hudson manage to make it all work, maintaining their likability even in situations where they inevitably end up...
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63

Miami Herald

By Connie Ogle
Eventually loses its cheerful goofiness and its momentum, climaxing with a lengthy and embarrassing showdown scene at a big party. But it...
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58

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
With its ungainly double-deception premise, How to Lose a Guy feels like it was made out of two connect-the-dots drawings laid haphazardly...
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50

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
Some of the scenarios are funny. But they're uniformly overplayed.
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50

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
There is no shape or pacing to Daniel Petrie's movie. It's like a bottle of soda left uncapped. So thus a story that promised effervescence...
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50

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
How to lose an audience in 10 minutes: Cobble together a predictable and forced romantic comedy that should have been funnier.
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40

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
The movie isn't all bad, and it's sure to succeed with its target audience.
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25

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
When a chick flick goes wrong -- and this one hits a dead end in hell -- it's a wipeout.
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How to lose a guy in 10 days

By EV161821
this movie was extremely funny. you must see it. i would watch it again and again and it would never get old....

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Rated PG-13 | For Some Sex-Related Material
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 14 & under Battle of the sexes romcom with mature content.
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