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Share this Rating Title: Seeking a Friend for the End of the World 6. Use the HTML below. What would you do if you had only lauhs weeks to Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs Well, some resort to taking drugs, others to sex, and others to suicide.
Some persevere with dignity to the end. The absurdity of life and the value of death is highlighted, as strange as this may sound. Death puts life into its proper perspective. On the surface, this film has many elements of a romantic comedy and drunks may dismiss it as such. But look past the surface of this film and you will begin to appreciate it much more.
Of course, we are all facing the end of our own worlds, maybe not in three weeks or en masse, as is portrayed here, but through our individual mortality. Would you continue to work out, visit your dentist, or mow the lawn if you knew it was all soon coming to an end?
Basically, the film looks at what in life is truly important. What is worth living for? Who would you want to spend those last moments with and why aren't you spending time with them now? Because this movie brings such existential topics Seekihg focus, I think it deserves an above average rating.
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You'll have much to discuss afterwards. It may even make you re-evaluate what you have accepted as being important. Time is, after all, running out. Actually I had expected this to be somewhat more of a comedy, but it turned out to be a much better experience than just another average comedy. The story is about the Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs of days approaching as an asteroid is bound for Earth, and will destroy the planet upon impact.
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But his deliverance in this movie was just phenomenal. He was so well-cast for this movie. As was Keira Knightley, and their chemistry on the screen was just sizzling.
The movie also boasts some rather great cameo appearances, all of whom really helped adding to the movie, by actors and actresses such as Rob Corddry, Patton Oswalt, William Petersen and, of course, Martin Sheen.
Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs I am really happy that I sat down to watch Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs movie. And to top it off, this is the type of movie laugns leaves you with a parting gift, something to think about; what would you do if you only had 21 days left before the world ended? Oh, and as a final note, if you are prone to tear in beautiful movies, you might keep a tissue at hand for the ending of this movie. Just a word of advice. We've seen dramatic and extreme post-apocalyptic ajd almost as many times as we've survived the Rapture, and it is hard to imagine that anyone can interpret the theme in a way that would make a movie more enjoyable.
However, none of the previous films starred Steve Carrell or stayed completely in the pre-apocalyptic world. As it turns out, these two laugus make a huge difference. Dodge Carrell learns that nothing can be done to prevent the imminent destruction of the world while in the car with his wife, Linda Nancy Carrell, formerly Nancy Walls and hilarious without saying a word.
Linda then literally runs away, and so begins the story of Dodge's terrible misfortune. He is a modern-day adult version of Charlie Brown — likable, but not extraordinary in any sense except Wives want nsa Lamy his ability to attract sadness. Seeking then shows how everyone else is Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs with the news, and Dodge doesn't seem very interested in surfing, sex, or suicide, so he just meanders through the madness sipping his cough syrup.
He probably would have done that for the entire three weeks left of his life were it not for a his neighbor Penny Keira Knightleya flighty Adult want casual sex Buna Texas 77612 trying to get a flight back to her family in Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs. The two escape a riot and Penny's loser boyfriend, perfectly played by Adam Brody and set out on an adventure so that Dodge can say goodbye to his high school sweetheart and Penny can get to England by way of Dodge's Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs who owns a plane.
The commercials portray frlend film as more of a comedy, and it is delightfully funny in some spots, but this film is far more emotionally and intellectually stimulating than it is amusing. I remember thinking at the end drinos 's War of the Worlds, "I wish they had spent more time focusing on humanity.
Carrell is brilliant as usual with his effortless self-effacing humor. He seems to have driend on his deadpan skills as his funniest moments include reacting to crazy events with a blank stare or monotone comment.
Knightley manages to be an effervescent and bubbly realist without being annoying, which makes Penny a completely plausible running buddy for Dodge, who can't take much more agitation.
These two stars have a chemistry that allows Dodge to come out of his shell and live the last days of his life the way he wished he had lived all along. A few people live in less inspiring ways to awesome comedic effect. Elsa, Dodge's housekeeper, still diligently comes to clean his house and even instructs him to get more "Windows" while shaking a nearly empty bottle of glass cleaner.
Warren fellow Daily Show alum Rob Corddry celebrates the end of responsibility by boozing it up and sharing his drinks freely, even with little kids.
These scenes, however, are merely distractions from how Dodge and Penny learn more than they ever imagined about life and the world simply because it is all coming to an end. Despite the hokey-ness, I must admit that I got teary-eyed as the Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs realized what matters most.
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With strong dialogue, likable characters, and clever jokes, this film shows you that there can be good things to come out of a bad situation. The movie begins with Dodge Steve Carell sitting in his car laughd hearing that the mission to save mankind has failed and in approximately three weeks the 70 mile wide asteroid is going to hit Earth. Upon this news Dodge's wife leaves him and Dodge considers what he is going to do with his final Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs of his life and the past regrets he has.
He soon meets Penny Keira Knightley and they decide to embark on adventure that hopefully lead Dodge to find a girl from his past and for Penny to see her family before the their time runs out. This movie was well made. The writers did a great job with mixing comedy in a movie that has a depressing feel to it.
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The pace of this movie was slow, but it necessarily isn't a bad thing. There were really good dialogue scenes where Dodge and Penny have conversations about themselves and their pasts and it luaghs make the audience care about these characters.
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That being said, the characters were developed well and Steve Carell and Keira Knightley's performances were great as well as their chemistry. I really enjoyed this movie. This movie isn't a film that will dominate the box offices but it is one of the better movies of and I highly recommend this movie. So this is how it ends dtucker86 23 June Armageddon, doomsday, the final apocalypse. Ever since the beginning of time man has wondered how it will Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs end.
Another great flood, a nuclear war or in this case an asteroid. Scott city KS housewives personals have always done their best to exploit this basic fear we have of the termination of our existence in movies like Fail Safe, On The Beach and The Day After.
I put this film right up there with them because of the awesome performances of Steve Carell and Keira Knightley as our hero and heroine who we know are doomed from the start.
However, he proves here that he can handle drama with the drink of them as does Knightley. They both Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs very powerful monologues in this film where they talk of their lonely lives.
Its so ironic that they both find joy and love in life when they are on the very edge of death. The movie has heart and elicited real emotion from me. X really isn't one aspect of the actual events of this story that isn't some kind of spoiler, the less known the better. It's better to watch this thing completely fresh. That's how I saw firend and it made the experience far better it would seem.
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Without getting in to detail, the story itself starts off bizarre and it seems like they simply picked the wrong subject to try and make a dramedy about. Yet, getting to know and sympathize with Carell's character is what flat out makes the film.
Keira Knightley is wonderful and this is probably the best thing I've ever seen her do. The overall tone fights itself a LOT as it jumps from the morose to the absurd to events that just aren't logical.
Still, since no one has faced the end of the world, what exactly is logical? They did respectfully touch on the aspect of faith but it struck me more that they went out of their way to avoid the subject for the most part. To me, that's playing it way too safe. They did that a lot with many subjects that you would expect to come up in an end of days film. Overall, the movie has heart and elicited real emotion from me. I found seeking a friend to be an excellent movie though I didn't expect much after reading the storyline.
The truth is I love Keira and maybe this is why I enjoy her every movie. The movie develops brilliantly as the main characters find their true love. We are all anf to find love Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs probably this frirnd the genuine meaning of life itself.
Also, I found Steve's performance really good as he managed to balance Keira's childish character and Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs a serious mark on the whole apocalyptic idea though he is well-known for being a buffoon in his Wife want hot sex Risco. The ending left me in tears, but maybe that's just me being silly.
I would certainly recommend it! One for the romantics! I watched this film expecting humour.
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In fact there is almost no humour at all, except of the drollest type. The way the low-key almost matter-of-fact radio and television announcers give us snippets of information about Armageddon spiced with little gems of mundanes like "don't forget to change the clocks" hours before Friend with all the benefits end of the world really call the tone of this wonderful film.
Carell and Knightly excel as never before, z Carell proves once again that being a superb comedy actor means being a superb actor. Anyone who has faced serious danger or illness knows how the whole of your past rears its ugliness and its wonder and in an instant life becomes precious and every second Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs has meaning. All the trash falls away and at last you can see what really matters and who you really lajghs. The vinyl sixties music is cleverly introduced with its hippy like simplicity and the beach scene takes us all there to where everything in live seemed to be so simple.
This is a serious film for serous people. It is one of those monumental films which will stay with you and snippets of scenes and soundbites of songs will Awesome bbw sbf popping into your mind as you weave your way through your world filled with Trumps and Isis. It leaves you with the joy of pain, the sour truth of life.
I really liked this movie! It is warm, comforting, wondrous, strange and uplifting. At first I found it a bit boring, but then I started to like it. The calm of the man in the main Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs is very comforting. Maybe when you know the end is coming, when you know it will soon be over, there is real purpose and meaning and peace?
In the midst of the total tragedy that is the ending of the world from a meteor impact, it seems like the people in the movie have come together in some way or another, or come to terms with themselves. I really like Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs feeling of tranquility that the movie has, in the face of doom. It is totally beautiful! The film is also funny, in a sometimes understated way, other times more explicit. The scene in the Friendsy's restaurant comes to mind.
I liked the male lead more and more. The same with the Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs. I started caring for her, and in the end scene, everything comes together in a very touching and special moment. I am grateful for having found this gem of a movie!
I fall into the first camp, loving it, so I'd better say something in its defense. Let me get the spoiler out of the way first.
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The picture does Sefking cheat on its premise. There is no miracle salvation laugjs the earth at the end. The promised apocalypse actually occurs. But what occurs in the movie is a unique, and absolutely Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs love story.
Despite the starkness of the background, the relationship of the two characters is developed with remarkable subtlety over the first two thirds of the movie. Its progress takes place in the background of the picture, while the foreground is given over to a display of the various all too Sex partner Lazy Mountain reactions to the impending doom - from absolutely inauthentic suburban hedonism, desperate lawlessness, suicide, clinging to the last vestiges of normalcy, grim survivalism.
Some of this is very funny, some touching. Steve Carrell's character Dodge doesn't exactly know what he wants, but he knows full well what he doesn't want - none drins the above. His quiet refusal to acquiesce to any of this makes him instantly likable. He Beautiful adult want sex tonight Charleston West Virginia an abandoned dog because Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs too decent not to, and takes up with Penny Keira Knightley almost by chance.
They Seekiny Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs, in a way, but with lakghs of the emotional affectation of bad rom coms - neither angry nor incandescent - 'like at first sight', if you will. They leave the city together, not for any large motive, but because it seems like the best idea available. But in Seekimg superbly dialogued scene after another, the relationship takes on depth, then overwhelming substance, It is only in the last third of the movie that it reveals itself to be a full fledged love story, that the bonding of these two is what the movie is all about in the first place.
The last scenes take place at the last hours of the earth. The girl is committed, but scared. But the man, Dodge, is so happy to have finally found someone with whom he connects completely that he Women in sunderland seeking adult fun doesn't care that the whole world is ending.
Carrell, whose performance is Oscarworthy though of course it will go unnoticed conveys this drjnks. I totally enjoyed this movie. I only wish it could have been released at a better time if that's possible or re-released at a slower time.
It seems there are far too many movies released these days. Most people only want to see Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs movies. I'll take this movie over Batman, Spiderman and others drinjs day. Lughs would you do if the end of the world was going to happen in twenty-one days? Like I said in the subject line, it deserved better at the box office.
I adore Kiera Knightley, she is a doll. Her and Steve do a wonderful job in this movie. I will be buying it on DVD and watch it many times over. A great movie in my opinion. The film is at its best when it veers away from the broad, strained humor prominently featured in the ads, none of which make luaghs clear that only about a third of the final product is being represented.
What you're not being shown is an intelligent and surprisingly moving story of two emotionally damaged people and the healing they receive by being in each other's lives. Yes, it's set against the backdrop of an asteroid's impending collision with Earth, but that doesn't mean that the film is depressing or nihilistic. lauhs
What would you do if there were only three weeks left in the world? Would you lose all your inhibitions? Rob a bank? Seek out your soul mate?. Keira Knightley in Seeking a Friend for the End of the World () Steve . the end of responsibility by boozing it up and sharing his drinks freely, even with little kids. You'll laugh, you'll cry, and with any luck, you'll leave the theater thankful. Tinder, but for finding some buds. a fellow Brooklynite, and invited him to grab a drink with a group of his friends at a dive bar in DUMBO.
If anything, it reaffirms the value of life and instills the belief that the Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs act of being kind and making someone happy gives us meaning. Most of the more overt jokes are reserved for the opening segments, the weakest the film has to offer.
While I do believe the film needed a touch of wit, at no point did it have to be this insistent. But then, gradually, the defensive layers peel away, Hot Adult Singles fun chic who parties and gets horny we see the more compelling story Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs.
Carell plays Dodge Petersen, whose wife literally runs away from him after it's announced on the radio that the mission Seeiing destroy a rapidly approaching asteroid with a laser has failed.
Being alone for the end of days puts him in a depression the likes of which no hedonistic acts can get him out of. But then he meets his downstairs neighbor, Penny Lockhart Knightleya young woman who never quite got her life q and feels incredibly guilty for leaving her family back in Surrey, England. She lost her chance to go back following the complete termination of all commercial flights. She and Dodge take those initial steps towards friendship over a picture Date hot mom Dodge's high school sweetheart, the girl that got away.
Dodge and Penny strike a deal: If she can get help him find his lost love, he can get her to someone that owns a plane and can fly her to her family.
The more they travel, the more they reveal themselves. I will not delve into every detail of their snd the less you know about them beforehand, the more you will appreciate what they qnd to each other.
I will say that Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs conversations between Dodge and Penny are a pleasure to listen to because of the humanity Scafaria infuses them with. We hear a mixture of regret, anger, and confusion, but we also hear consolation, understanding, resignation, and yes, even joy. There's really no way of knowing how you would feel or what you would want to talk about under this particular set of circumstances, but Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs a frirnd emotional perspective, this feels right.
There's a brief subplot involving one of Penny's ex-boyfriends, a militant survivalist named Wm seeks curvy under 40 wf drinking partner tonight Derek Lukewho has a titanium-walled fallout shelter stocked with guns, gas masks, and potato chips.
Although his fate remains a mystery, he makes several thought-provoking, if cruel and incredibly unfair, points about the potential continuation of the human species and where Penny fits into that. We're left to wonder whether or not he truly believes in her ability to survive; it's quite possible he's simply trying to win her back before it's too late. Speck proves to be helpful by lending Penny and Dodge one of his fuel efficient cars, enabling them to complete their journey and find Dodge's old flame.
The Rotten Tomatoes consensus on "Seeking a Friend for the End of the World" expresses disappointment over the final act.
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This is an opinion Healing rub Oklahoma City Oklahoma singl grannies massage admittedly baffled by. Exactly how did the naysayers want this movie to end? Did they really need to see a montage of glorious destruction, i. If it had nothing to do with that, then what was it about the emotional climax between Knightley and Carell that was lacking?
Because their characters are the focus of the film, and because it's about reestablishing a connection with someone you care about, I frankly don't see how it could have ended any other way.
Everything that needed to be said was actually said, and no more. I think some of us are too conditioned to expect more than is necessary from a narrative resolution. This is one of those movies Horny old friend Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs suspect will become a lot better through repeat viewing on TV some years from now.
I saw this with my mom and even though I felt certain she would have liked the odd mixture of super dark comedy with somewhat typical "steve carell is lovesick" brand romantic comedy which the film threatens Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs become in the last half but somehow manages to starve off somewhat but she did not care for it at all calling it way too depressing, and that not even the sweetness could hide the sourness of Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs first half.
Her immediate words after the Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs credits came up were "well that was cheerful Matthew, thanks for dragging me to this one" I on the other hand quite enjoyed how completely and totally Clinton Missouri girls for fuck tonight that first half hour is, and how the flashes of darkness that pop up throughout the film as it goes on the more conventional Lovelorn Steve Carrell falls in love path manage to bring the film tonally back in line with that first half hour, so that even when the film turns into a somewhat off beat romantic comedy--the tone at least remains consistent.
What i love more than anything i think is how completely realistic the film feels in its depiction of humanity reacting Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs their imminent demise. Those scenes of Carrell at the office and in the H. Carrell by the way is the perfect leading man for this because his everyman passivity works wonderfully with the insanity that's going on around him even more so then usual.
The romance with Kiera Knightley is fine. They actually play pretty well off each other and I can totally buy him falling head over heels in love with her in spite of his many misgivings that pop up as the film goes along.
Knightley constantly clutching the stack of random records that she takes from her apartment is a very nice touch for her character and tells you more about her then any of her various dialog scenes she has--still those scenes in the last half where she's ruminating about how she's never going to see her family again, or where she's thinking about all the time she wasted on people who didn't matter, who she knew didn't even matter while she was with them instead of being with the handful of people she really wishes she could spend more time with was very emotionally well done.
She i think manages to be warmer and likable in a way that she hasn't in a long time here but that may just be me. The ending is pitch perfect too for whatever that's worth. There is definitely going to be a growing group of people discovering this Seeking a friend for drinks and laughs for years and years from now and falling in love with it. Who knew it took Armageddon to get Steve Carrell to turn in an even halfway engaging performance again?
Its not a perfect film, but whatever flaws you can throw at itthe storyline's not the most well thought out, things seem to happen and then not happen as if on cue--how does Carrell manage to end up back at his apt and finding it in one piece after badly needing to leave it lest he be destroyed along with it???
Besides its the scratches in the well worn grooves that make the movie richer and fuller and have a deeper sound anyways. Sandy 14 July