In the vein of French comedies such as The Dinner Game and The Closet, My Friends, My Loves is the story of two divorced guys, Mathais and Antoine who become a modern day odd couple when they move in together in London, along with their two kids.
Mathais and Antoine soon discover that while establishing house rules is easy, handling relationships with the opposite sex is another matter! Domestic bliss is jeopardised when Mathias falls for the charms of Audrey, another French expat living in London.
Note: this is a foreign language film (French) with English sub-titles
As long as you have a good coffee (hot chocolate if you prefer) and some nice munchies to hand, you could definitely do worse than watching My Friends My Loves - a life comedy on the nature of relationships. But I have to say the word 'unlikely' springs to mind in a recurring fashion as the events unfold.
A movie exploring the nature of human relationships has inherent potential to be quite funny.Yet this story comes over a bit contrived at every turn. It is not really bad, just not particularly engaging or believable.
Alright to fill some time if you're sure you don't have something better to do, but I wouldn't clear an evening for it.
NZ rating: M (Contains sex scenes and offensive language)
Runtime: 95 minutes
Random listing from 'Movies'...
The makers of ICE AGE, and comedy giants Jim Carrey and Steve Carell, bring to life DR. SEUSS' beloved HORTON HEARS A WHO.
An imaginative elephant named Horton (Carrey) hears a faint cry for help coming from a tiny speck of dust floating through the air. Although Horton doesn't know it yet, that speck houses an entire city named Who-ville, inhabited by the microscopic Whos, led by the Mayor (Carell). Despite being ridiculed ... more...
All trademarks, images and copyrights on this site are owned by their respective companies.
KIWIreviews is an independent entity, part of the Knock Out News Group. This is a free public forum presenting user opinions on selected products, and as such the views expressed do not necessarily reflect the opinion of KIWIreviews.co.nz and are protected under New Zealand law by the "Honest Opinion" clause of the Defamation Act of 1992. KIWIreviews accepts no liability for statements made on this site, on the premise that they have been submitted as the true and honest opinions of the individual posters. In most cases, prices and dates stated are approximate and should be considered as only guidelines.
"Education is what you get when you read the fine-print. Experience is what you get when you don't."