She's Funny That Way

She's Funny That Way

She's Funny That Way

Imogen Poots, Jennifer Aniston and Owen Wilson lead this screwball comedy of errors that trigger when a married man (Wilson) helps out a prostitute (Poots) looking to make it big on Broadway. From filmmaking legend Peter Bogdanovich (The Last Picture Show), his first film in more than a decade. Co-stars Rhys Ifans, Will Forte and The Last Picture Show's Cybill Shepherd.

2014Rating: M, Offensive language93 minsUSA
Comedy
80%
want to see

Reviews & comments

Variety

Variety

press

After a thirteen-year absence, Peter Bogdanovich returns to theatrical filmmaking with an enthusiastic but low-fizz romantic farce.

0
Time Out

Time Out

press

It's fluffy fun, packed with in-jokes for movie lovers.

3.0
0
The Telegraph

The Telegraph

press

A hysterical screwball fantasia that openly steals from Lubitsch, Hawks, Capra and Sturges and wants to be caught with its fingers in the till.

4.0
0
The Guardian

The Guardian

press

A derivative, low-octane comedy.

2.0
0
Stuff

Stuff

press

Just feels like forgettable fantasy fluff.

2.0
0
Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

Peter Bogdanovich returns to screwball comedy and an intricate web of romantic complications.

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

press

Peter Bogdanovich's attempt to update the screwball of the Golden Age lacks the requisite elegance, wit and charm.

2.0
0

Cute

I feel like some people gave a good performance. I don't think anyone had high expectations which gives this film a relaxed feel.

3.0
0
Variety

Variety

press

After a thirteen-year absence, Peter Bogdanovich returns to theatrical filmmaking with an enthusiastic but low-fizz romantic farce.

0
Time Out

Time Out

press

It's fluffy fun, packed with in-jokes for movie lovers.

3.0
0
The Telegraph

The Telegraph

press

A hysterical screwball fantasia that openly steals from Lubitsch, Hawks, Capra and Sturges and wants to be caught with its fingers in the till.

4.0
0
The Guardian

The Guardian

press

A derivative, low-octane comedy.

2.0
0
Stuff

Stuff

press

Just feels like forgettable fantasy fluff.

2.0
0
Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

Peter Bogdanovich returns to screwball comedy and an intricate web of romantic complications.

0
Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

press

Peter Bogdanovich's attempt to update the screwball of the Golden Age lacks the requisite elegance, wit and charm.

2.0
0

Cute

I feel like some people gave a good performance. I don't think anyone had high expectations which gives this film a relaxed feel.

3.0
0