My Best Friend's Girl Synopsis
An offensive cad is torn between loyalty to his pal and attraction to the guy's ex-girlfriend.
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Variety

By Joe Leydon
Manages to distract auds from the predictability of the plot with fusillades of profanely funny dialogue and some playfully sexy chemistry...
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60

The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
Eventually the conventions of romantic comedy take hold, with the humor declining precipitously.
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50

Entertainment Weekly

The actors (especially Alec Baldwin, as Tank's horndog dad) elevate the material slightly, but such piffle will just fill you with...
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50

The New York Times

By Laura Kern
A date not entirely to be skipped. It's a movie tailor-made for those who think it's a turn-on to passionately kiss someone to whom they've...
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38

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Stephen Cole
An ugly, strictly-for-meatheads comedy that can only be recommended to couples who wear matching Tie Domi Toronto Maple Leafs jerseys out...
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38

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
My Best Friend's Girl isn't just a misfire; it's a misfire compounded by a chain of miscalculations, and it's hard to figure out who this...
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30

Austin Chronicle

Say what you will about comedian-turned-actor Cook, the man is a force of nature, a tornado of verbal gymnastics and physical contortions...
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25

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
There's a cheap thrill in watching Hudson defuse Cook's pig antics with some foulness of her own.
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25

TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
It lacks the courage of its swinish convictions, and abruptly acquiesces to bland rom-com clichés three-quarters of the way to its...
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25

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
The movie is raunchier than expected, and above all clichéd, formulaic and thoroughly sexist. Worst, it's just not very funny.
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Hudson looks great

By joyluvsmnms
I love Kate. She does a great job in every movie. I can't wait to see this one....

my best friends girl

By jjsiskel
laughed in spite of myself...offensive and funny at the same time!...

Great Date Movie!

By plixor
This movie was funny from the first line to the very end...! My g/f and I enjoyed every minute of the movie we were laughing so hard Dane Cook proved that he could be funnier and more filthy at the...

My Best Friends Girl---UGGGGGGGGGA! SO GROSS!!

By hippydippygal
THE WORST...FILTHY LANGUAGE AND PHRASES, GROSS PEOPLE....REALLY DISAPPOINTED IN CUTE KATE HUDSON --STORY WAS CHILDISH AND COULDN'T WAIT FOR IT TO END.....GROSS!...

My Best Friend's Girl

By jc_stick
It sucked for my boyfriend and I because we got there just as the movie started and had to sit in the front row. But I have to say this movie was worth sitting in the front row and getting a stiff...

Way too Crass and disgusting

By cute_mix
I was ready to walk out of the theatres but I went with a friend from church and thought she felt the same, but apparently not. It was f*** this and f*** that and the dude was a complete jerk and a...

It was a fun night out....

By breeves1229
It was a fun movie. A few parts I didn't quite get but all in all, it was good. There were parts when we were rolling in our seats laughing. If you get turned off by vulgarity I would suggest you...

My Best Friends Girl

By coopsma
Frick-en Funny, you can't help but laugh..a lot...

Great adult comedy!

By thomascagle
My boyfriend and i thoroughly enjoyed the movie. Dane Cook was the perfect person to play his part in the movie. No one could have done it better! Kate Hudson also was phenomenal in her role as the...

Dane Cook Rocks

By zakattk
One word - hilarious! Enjoy it....

More Info

Rated R | For strong language and sexual content throughout, including graphic dialogue and some nudity
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 16+ Inane, raunchy romantic comedy inspires no love.
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