"its cinema, but not as you know it "Too insecure to approach the girl of his dreams, Danny takes a job at the local multiplex where she works.
This is a sexy, funny film easily equal in quality to any teen romantic
comedy released by Hollywood over the last few years.
The girls are glamorous and beautiful, the guys (aside from the
'socially inept male main character') are well dressed and confident.
It bucks the trend of recent British comedies, replacing the squalor
of, say, Shaun Of The Dead, with a deliberately slick, glossy, carefree
world that has the characters thinking nothing of snacking on some
leftover popcorn or attending an after-work pool party.
The writing is genuinely clever in places, and the production values
are high. Visual humour abounds, but nothing is overdone and cringe
worthy. The comic-book narration is a particularly fine example of the
I recommend this film to anyone wanting to have a disposable, fun time.
Definitely a film for couples. Humorously dirty, it should appeal to
anyone between 15 and 30.
In one of life's ironies, as I was watching it in the cinema, a large
family with several very young children walked in to the auditorium
during the film's 'kissing lessons' scene, mere minutes after the main
character is warned to double check the screen number on punters'
tickets. Real life, you cannot make this stuff up.