August/7/2011

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Release Year: 2011
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Runtime: 112
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Languages: English
Director: David Dobkin
Sound: Dolby Digital, DTS, SDDS
Taglines:

  • Who says men can't change?

  • Writing by: Jon Lucas – (written by) &
    Scott Moore – (written by)

    Produced by: Joseph M. Caracciolo Jr. – executive producer
    David Dobkin – producer
    Jeff Kleeman – executive producer
    Ori Marmur – executive producer
    Jonathon Komack Martin – executive producer
    Neal H. Moritz – producer

    Cast: Ryan Reynolds – Mitch Planko
    Jason Bateman – Dave Lockwood
    Leslie Mann – Jamie Lockwood
    Olivia Wilde – Sabrina McArdle
    Alan Arkin – Mitch's Dad
    Mircea Monroe – Tatiana
    Gregory Itzin – Flemming Steel
    Ned Schmidtke – Ted Norton
    Lo Ming – Ken Kinkabe
    Sydney Rouviere – Cara Lockwood
    Dax Griffin – Blow-Dried Goon

    Music: John Debney
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    Plot Outline:

    A comedy in which a married father accidentally switches bodies with his best friend, leading to a series of wildly complex difficulties.


    Plot: Growing up together, Mitch (Ryan Reynolds) and Dave (Jason Bateman) were inseparable best friends, but as the years have passed they've slowly drifted apart. While Dave is an overworked lawyer, husband and father of three, Mitch has remained a single, quasi-employed man-child who has never met a responsibility he liked. To Mitch, Dave has it all: beautiful wife Jamie (Leslie Mann), kids who adore him and a high-paying job at a prestigious law firm. To Dave, living Mitch's stress-free life without obligation or consequence would be a dream come true. Following a drunken night out together, Mitch and Dave's worlds are turned upside down when they wake up in each other's bodies and proceed to freak out. Despite the freedom from their normal routines and habits, the guys soon discover that each other's lives are nowhere near as rosy as they once seemed. Further complicating matters are Dave's sexy legal associate, Sabrina (Olivia Wilde) and Mitch's estranged father (Alan Arkin). With time not on their side, Mitch and Dave comically struggle to avoid completely destroying each other's lives before they can find a way to get their old ones back.

    Trivia: There are 1 entries in the trivia list – like these:

    • The second movie in two years (after 17 Again) in which Leslie Mann plays the wife of a man who switches bodies with someone.

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