• Released
  • January 31, 2014
  • R , 1 hr 34 min
  • Comedy
    Romance
  • 1,631 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: Three best friends find themselves where we've all been - at that confusing moment in every dating relationship when you have to decide "So...where is this going?"

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Critic Ratings

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Total Film

By James Mottram
Gormican’s script is the film’s big strength; the dialogue fizzes while the set-pieces pay off handsomely.
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63

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
It's the Judd Apatow syndrome and there are times when the blend of romance and raunchiness threatens to curdle. In the end, however, the...
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63

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
While it has the requisite amounts of comedy and romance, it's actually more of a buddy movie. Think "Sex in the City," bro-style.
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60

Empire

By Anna Smith
It’s predictable and troubled by continuity errors, but as undemanding romantic comedies go, it’s a pleasant enough watch with a heartfelt...
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50

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
Like its characters, That Awkward Moment has commitment issues: It lacks the courage of its bad taste.
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50

RogerEbert.com

By Susan Wloszczyna
At the very least, the makers of That Awkward Moment should get credit for savvy casting.
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50

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
It's nice to see a movie in love with New York City, but That Awkward Moment sets such a low bar for Jason's redemption it becomes a drag.
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50

The Hollywood Reporter

By Sheri Linden
Even when Gormican’s material tries too hard to be wackily crude, and not hard enough to make dramatic sense, the actors suggest layers of...
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
The reversion to formula takes a pleasing comedy and drops it down a notch, but That Awkward Moment is still very easy to like.
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30

Variety

By Scott Foundas
The pic falls well short of its efforts to combine the raucous vulgarity of the “Hangover” movies with Cameron Crowe-ish depth of feeling.
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Surprised and delighted

By paulapeace187
I expected a shallow chick flick but left impressed after howling with laughter and groaning with empathy. This is an entertaining, sometimes wise, profane look at relationships. I give it an A-....

Uninspired writing

By greglpennington
I walked out not even caring how it would end. I think it was a victim of bad writing. It was not very funny. It was a romance without romance, a comedy without comedy and a drama without any...

saw that coming

By landondmb4ever
since there are not too many movies worth my time out there right now, i went to see this movie. it's not bad, but fairly predictable....

Not just comedy but substance as well.

By jjtribbey68
If you are looking for a date movie and one person wants comedy (normally the guy) and one is looking for a love story (usually the lady)...then this is your movie-it has the best of both in one...

Better than expected

By stbomb
Saw the critics hated the movie but I trusted my wife and we went. Surprisingly enjoyable! Funny at parts, sweet, and what felt to my middle-aged mind as a fairly realistic view of today's...

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Rated R | For for sexual content and language throughout
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 16 & under Underwhelming sex-themed comedy; lots of strong language.
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POSITIVE MESSAGES
POSITIVE ROLE MODELS
VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
LANGUAGE
CONSUMERISM
DRINKING & DRUGS
SEXY STUFF