How To Be Single Reviews

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January 22, 2020
How to Be Single is a fluffy comedy at times that does have some depth to its script.
April 12, 2019
Blending the clichéd with the new, How To Be Single is a surprise but not a revelation.
January 15, 2019
A film with plenty of flaws but also fleeting moments of insights into relationships that make it more fun than I was expecting.
December 25, 2018
Still, for a movie that's built largely on rom-com tropes, it's actually surprising how much [the characters] avoid cliché.
December 4, 2017
It doesn't go for as much low-brow humor as you would expect judging from the trailer, but instead likes to use all of its intertwining characters and stories to again, just explore the different lifestyles, benefits, and freedoms of being single.
August 15, 2016
Wilson generates a number of heartfelt laughs, Johnson is a magnetically compelling lead and Mann is just plain spectacular, stealing every scene she's in with an effortlessness that's just plain super.
July 26, 2016
How to Be Single doesn't succeed in its mission to add a new lease of life to the rom-com formula, but when taken with a pinch of salt (or tequila), it has just enough laughs to warrant a right swipe.
June 22, 2016
A rom-com aimed at the Girls demographic, How to be Single is firmly and often satisfyingly female-oriented.
May 25, 2016
It is refreshing that new movie How To Be Single is, for once, truly comfortable with the notion that women need not be paired off to lead fulfilling lives.
May 24, 2016
How to Be Single shows that rom-coms can be artfully made and intelligent, rather than dumb and pandering.
March 11, 2016
Overall, How To Be Single is a classic case of a talented cast being under-served by the material.
March 7, 2016
The interesting thing is how it gives time to develop the characters and go beyond what the genre usually delivers. [Full review in Spanish]
March 7, 2016
An interesting comedy because far from the conventional genre can still surprise. [Full review in Spanish]
March 2, 2016
The film is funny, smart, with a not-so-original argument that reminds us of the Sex and The City girls, but younger and modern. [Full Review in Spanish]
March 1, 2016
The ups in downs of being single from the female perspective presented in a very funny way. [Full review in Spanish]
February 24, 2016
...a fairly run-of-the-mill romantic comedy that's elevated by an appreciatively energetic approach.
February 23, 2016
The film has little momentum, no scenes that build to a comedic climax. But it's fitfully very funny, with individual moments that make it worthwhile.
February 23, 2016
How to Be Single is an above average romantic comedy that excels thanks to stellar performances and the fact that Ditter makes an effort to make it a very human story.
February 22, 2016
There's a welcome zany energy about this Sex and the City wannabe, but too many plot strands with characters that have minimal appeal stop the ultimate sizzle
February 22, 2016
The movie works when it makes fun of other films in the genre, but its affraid to completely embrace the idea of being single. [Full review in Spanish]
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