I Love You, Man

I Love You, Man

I Love You, Man

Paul Rudd stars alongside Jason Segel (Forgetting Sarah Marshall) in this romantic-comedy from the writer of Zoolander and Meet the Parents (a good CV, to be sure).

Rudd plays Peter, a friendless guy about to get married without a best man. To rectify the situation he goes on a series of awkward man-dates and winds up bonding with the raucous Sydney (Segel). But their extreme friendship puts a strain on Peter's relationship with his fiancée. Also stars Jon Favreau, JK Simmons and Rashida Jones.

2009105 minsUSA
Comedy

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Reviews & comments

Plane flight

Watched this on a plane, and like 'Sore ribs', laughed out loud and couldn't stop. Watch this film!

5.0

Definatley Recommended

There are some particular scenes that are absoloutley hilarious, am thinking about watching it again

4.0

funny

A vey Funny movie

4.0
Variety

Variety

press

A Judd Apatow clone that's one of the few recent R-rated raunch fests the ubiquitous auteur of larky crudeness actually had nothing to do with, I Love You, Man cranks out the kind of lowball humor that makes you gag on your own laughs.

Total Film

Total Film

press

There’s continuous chuckles rather than a barrel of belly-laughs in this warm winner. A sweet, slightly shambling buddy-movie that will please those who prefer gags to gagging.

4.0
The New York Times

The New York Times

press

A fitfully funny comedy.

Stuff

Stuff

press

It doesn't have the bonkers stupidity of Forgetting Sarah Marshall or the downright awkwardness of Knocked Up, but I Love You, Man is a simple, funny story told well with a great supporting cast. Best of all, it has a lower cheese factor than most chick flicks.

3.0
Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

press

Above all, just plain funny. It's funny with some dumb physical humor, yes, and some gross-out jokes apparently necessary to all buddy movies, but also funny in observations, dialogue, physical behavior and Sydney Fife's observations as a people-watcher.

New Zealand Herald

New Zealand Herald

press

Strong comic cast saves this bromance rom-com.

4.0
Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

press

Could have taken a more relevant, insightful and even funnier cut at a very rich topic. But the filmmakers didn't; they went with dog poo instead.

Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

It's a rare comedy that actually grows funnier on reflection. It benefits enormously from the talents of the two stars.

Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

press

An amusing scenario gets a big boost from winning performances all round -- which lift it well above other bride vs. buddy 'triangle' japes like, say, "You, Me And Dupree."

3.0
Variety

Variety

press

A Judd Apatow clone that's one of the few recent R-rated raunch fests the ubiquitous auteur of larky crudeness actually had nothing to do with, I Love You, Man cranks out the kind of lowball humor that makes you gag on your own laughs.

Total Film

Total Film

press

There’s continuous chuckles rather than a barrel of belly-laughs in this warm winner. A sweet, slightly shambling buddy-movie that will please those who prefer gags to gagging.

4.0
The New York Times

The New York Times

press

A fitfully funny comedy.

Stuff

Stuff

press

It doesn't have the bonkers stupidity of Forgetting Sarah Marshall or the downright awkwardness of Knocked Up, but I Love You, Man is a simple, funny story told well with a great supporting cast. Best of all, it has a lower cheese factor than most chick flicks.

3.0
Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

press

Above all, just plain funny. It's funny with some dumb physical humor, yes, and some gross-out jokes apparently necessary to all buddy movies, but also funny in observations, dialogue, physical behavior and Sydney Fife's observations as a people-watcher.

New Zealand Herald

New Zealand Herald

press

Strong comic cast saves this bromance rom-com.

4.0
Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

press

Could have taken a more relevant, insightful and even funnier cut at a very rich topic. But the filmmakers didn't; they went with dog poo instead.

Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

It's a rare comedy that actually grows funnier on reflection. It benefits enormously from the talents of the two stars.

Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

press

An amusing scenario gets a big boost from winning performances all round -- which lift it well above other bride vs. buddy 'triangle' japes like, say, "You, Me And Dupree."

3.0

Plane flight

Watched this on a plane, and like 'Sore ribs', laughed out loud and couldn't stop. Watch this film!

5.0

Definatley Recommended

There are some particular scenes that are absoloutley hilarious, am thinking about watching it again

4.0

funny

A vey Funny movie

4.0