Drinking Buddies

DVD - 2013
Average Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5.
Drinking Buddies
Luke and Kate, co-workers at a Chicago brewery, spend their days drinking and flirting. They're perfect for each other, except that they're both in relationships. Luke is in the midst of marriage talks with his girlfriend of six years; Kate is playing it cool with her music producer boyfriend Chris. Beer makes the line between 'friends' and 'more than friends' really blurry.

Publisher: New York : Magnolia Home Entertainment, [2013]
Branch Call Number: DVD MOVIE D
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.


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Olivia Wilde, Jake Johnson, Anna Kendrick

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Sep 02, 2014
  • MWPH rated this: 0.5 stars out of 5.

1) Open with a few scenes in which coworkers (a guy and girl who have significant others) flirt at work. *Let's make this heavy-handed so the audience 'gets it'.
2) Now show each of them in a scene with their significant others where they don't really "click" * pour on the unhappiness so our audience understands what we're going for here.
3) Create a situation in which our heroes can hook up. How do you do this? Ohh...."Hey, you go on a picnic with MY boyfriend while I drink and play card games with YOUR girlfriend -- what could possible happen?"
4) Won't reveal spoilers because movie was turned off.

Jul 27, 2014
  • lee3 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

I really enjoyed this film, clever, interesting characters, well paced. Explores the female/male relationship.

Jun 12, 2014
  • Westcoastjj rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

I enjoyed this movie and thought the acting was excellent.

May 22, 2014

a very very simple movie

May 13, 2014

I thought this was a stupid movie - total waste of my time and reminded me why I don't watch Indie movies. I was drawn in by the title cast members. Don't bother watching.

Mar 21, 2014
  • ncs1961 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

A very real "slice of life" - not necessarily real in that it is a slice of your own life - but the characters are so natural with eachother, the personalities so individual, it feels like people you know - well. Dialogue and body language are very natural. Is that quality acting or skillful improv? or are they the same thing?
View this film with friends and lovers - what a great conversation over beers you'll have!

Jan 23, 2014
  • Kage420 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

I liked it.

Jan 02, 2014
  • kz_1 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Good indie.
Two friendly couples, consisting of opposites tackle the hard questions with regards to their relationships and lives with an unexpected conclusion.
Slow start, but midway it gets you engaged and curious to know the outcome of both couples.


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