James L. Brooks lost most people after Spanglish so they probably won’t like How Do You Know either, but I appreciate a romantic comedy where people talk about what’s actually going on.
Now well into her real-life career as a gorgeous pop culture icon, How Do You Know actress Reese Witherspoon has since strayed from the naïve blonde bit.
Director: James L. Brooks Cast: Owen Wilson Paul Rudd, Reese Withersoon Synopsis: Feeling a bit past her prime at 27, former athlete Lisa Jorgenson finds herself in the middle of…
Don't EVER sit next to Jack Nicholson.
James L. Brooks is back with another dramedy. This time he's got Paul Rudd, Owen Wilson, and Reese Witherspoon in his bullpen for a good ol' fashioned sports-centric love triangle. Businessman Rudd goes up against baseball player Wilson for the hand and pointy chin of Witherspoon, who as luck would have it just got out of a long-term relationship. Sounds like conflict! Jack Nicholson also stars as what seems like Rudd's deliverer of bad news. Hey, if you gotta hear bad news, who better to tell you than Jack Nicholson? …If Gary Busey is stuck in a tree.
Check out the trailer below and let me know what you think. Is it more As Good As It Gets or more Spanglish?