Dan In Real Life

directed by Peter Hedges
Category: "Comedy"
Year of Release:2007
Date Added:12/06/2007
Date Watched:12/28/2014
Description:Dan (Steve Carell) is a widower with three daughters. While at the annual family reunion, he meets Marie (Juliette Binoche) in a bookstore and they immediately hit it off. Things get complicated when Dan discovers that Marie is the new girlfriend of his kid brother, Mitch. Dan and Marie try to hide their feelings from the family, but Dan keeps getting himself into one awkward situation after another. His mother sets him up with Ruthie (Emily Blunt), but he still likes Marie. She finally can't take it anymore and leaves — to the nearest bowling alley where she calls Dan to come join her. The begin kissing just as the whole family shows up. It's all very uncomfortable for a while, but in the end, Dan and his daughters go find Marie.
My Rating:8

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Review - Dan In Real Life

The "Pig Face" song is very funny. I read somewhere that many of the lines in this movie were ad libbed, and it sounds like it, but somehow it still works.
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