History Film / CrazyStupidLove

31st Jan '17 6:26:32 AM captainpat
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* BuxomIsBetter: Evoked by Madison.
25th Dec '16 3:19:01 AM catriona176
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* LoveDodecahedron: Robbie has a thing for his babysitter Jessica who has a crush on Robbie's father Cal who is going through a ''really'' rocky relationship with Emily, who had a one-night stand with David but is also the mother of Hannah, who's the girlfriend of Jacob, who teaches Cal how to "regain his manlihood," which allows him to pick up multiple women, one of whom turns out to be his son Robbie's teacher, etc.

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* LoveDodecahedron: Robbie has a thing for his babysitter Jessica who has a crush on Robbie's father Cal who is going through a ''really'' rocky relationship with Emily, who had a one-night stand with David but is also the [[spoiler: mother of Hannah, who's the girlfriend of Jacob, who teaches Cal how to "regain his manlihood," which allows him to pick up multiple women, one of whom turns out to be his son Robbie's teacher, etc. teacher,]] etc.
23rd Jul '16 8:38:57 PM Wyvern76
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* BetweenMyLegs: The "Mrs. Robinson" variety, as seen in the page image (in the film itself, Cal is shown fully framed between [[spoiler:Kate's]] legs).
30th Apr '16 7:01:51 AM nirao01
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Cal Weaver (Creator/SteveCarell) is living the dream - he's got a good job, nice house, and great kids. Cal gets the surprise of his life when he learns his wife Emily (Creator/JulianneMoore) has been cheating on him with a coworker, David Lindhagen (KevinBacon), and wants a divorce. After moving into his own apartment, Cal begins grieving at a bar night after night talking to himself about his situation where he meets a young man named Jacob Palmer (RyanGosling). Jacob is a womanizer who successfully beds women each night, although he does take a particular interest in a young woman named Hannah (EmmaStone), the only woman to resist his advances. Not wanting to watch Cal keep draining his sorrows night after night, Jacob agrees to teach him his trade so that he can have the confidence to earn Emily back. Because Emily is the only woman Cal has even been with, Cal doesn't have much experience, so Jacob gives Cal a makeover and has him watch his tricks at the bar.

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Cal Weaver (Creator/SteveCarell) is living the dream - he's got a good job, nice house, and great kids. Cal gets the surprise of his life when he learns his wife Emily (Creator/JulianneMoore) has been cheating on him with a coworker, David Lindhagen (KevinBacon), (Creator/KevinBacon), and wants a divorce. After moving into his own apartment, Cal begins grieving at a bar night after night talking to himself about his situation where he meets a young man named Jacob Palmer (RyanGosling). (Creator/RyanGosling). Jacob is a womanizer who successfully beds women each night, although he does take a particular interest in a young woman named Hannah (EmmaStone), (Creator/EmmaStone), the only woman to resist his advances. Not wanting to watch Cal keep draining his sorrows night after night, Jacob agrees to teach him his trade so that he can have the confidence to earn Emily back. Because Emily is the only woman Cal has even been with, Cal doesn't have much experience, so Jacob gives Cal a makeover and has him watch his tricks at the bar.



* AndStarring: "With Creator/MarisaTomei and Creator/KevinBacon".



* TheReveal:
** Creator/MarisaTomei's character is [[spoiler: Robbie's teacher.]]
** Hannah is [[spoiler: Cal and Emily's daughter.]]



* TeenPregnancy: [[spoiler: We later learn that Emily had Hannah when she was 17.]]
* TheReveal:
** MarisaTomei's character is [[spoiler: Robbie's teacher.]]
** Hannah is [[spoiler: Cal and Emily's daughter.]]



* TeenPregnancy: Played with. Emily is in her mid forties. She states that she got married very young implying this trope. It is a bit puzzling, as her children are fairly small (13 and below 10). [[spoiler: We later learn that she is the mother of a 27 year old (Hannah) whom she had when she was a teenager]].

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* TeenPregnancy: Played with. Emily is in her mid forties. She states that she got married very young implying this trope. It is a bit puzzling, as her children are fairly small (13 and below 10). [[spoiler: We later learn that she is the mother of a 27 year old (Hannah) whom she had when she was a teenager]].17]].
7th Dec '15 5:14:01 PM MagBas
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* BrokenAesop: Apparently practically stalking a girl, publicly humiliating her at her school, and repeatedly ignoring her pleas to stop contacting her because you are making her uncomfortable will get you, not a restraining order, but [[spoiler: nudes.]]
21st Oct '15 10:23:13 PM DrImpossible
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** Subverted. Jessica suffers Robbie because she knows he's 13 and doesn't know better. In fact she considers him sweet, but severely misguided.
10th Sep '15 3:50:41 PM bulmabriefs144
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** The movie is even aware of the joke, as [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Six_Degrees_of_Kevin_Bacon Kevin Bacon]] is David Lindhagen.


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** Jessica calls out Robbie on his crush, but it's clear that she's into his dad Cal. The difference is actually way more extreme in her case.
8th Sep '15 4:07:17 AM Morgenthaler
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* AbsurdlyYouthfulMother: Played with. Emily is in her mid forties. She states that she got married very young implying this trope. It is a bit puzzling, as her children are fairly small (13 and below 10). [[spoiler: We later learn that she is the mother of a 27 year old (Hannah) whom she had when she was a teenager]].


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* TeenPregnancy: Played with. Emily is in her mid forties. She states that she got married very young implying this trope. It is a bit puzzling, as her children are fairly small (13 and below 10). [[spoiler: We later learn that she is the mother of a 27 year old (Hannah) whom she had when she was a teenager]].
6th Sep '15 6:09:59 AM wittylibrarian
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* ShirtlessScene: Jacob. Often. When you've got washboard abs like that, why not???
24th May '15 5:19:37 PM nombretomado
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** He also bears a passing resemblance to [[HowIMetYourMother Barney Stinson]].

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** He also bears a passing resemblance to [[HowIMetYourMother [[Series/HowIMetYourMother Barney Stinson]].
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