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Lifelong friends Adam (Ashton Kutcher) and Emma (Natalie Portman) attempt to avoid falling in love after falling into each other's beds in this comedy exploring the complexities and quirks of having friends with benefits. Adam was a typical, hormonal 14-year-old when he first came on to Emma at summer camp -- and got shot down in flames. In the years that followed, however, Adam and Emma continued to cross paths until, eventually, they both caved to their animal instincts. Despite an intense session of earth-shaking sex, however, Emma makes it clear to Adam that the last thing she wants is a committed relationship. And thanks to the fact that Adam's father (Kevin Kline), a fallen television star, has just begun dating his son's ex-girlfriend, the horrified bachelor has developed an aversion to monogamy as well. At first their casual stance on sex works great for both; Emma can focus on her career instead of allowing her emotions to dictate her decisions, and Adam can play the field without fear of hurting her feelings. Over time, though, a funny thing happens -- Adam begins to develop feelings for Emma that he never had for any of his countless conquests. Before they both know it, love has reared its ugly head and they've gotten too emotionally involved to cut the relationship off cold. But is commitment in the cards for the couple that always swore it would never get serious, or has the time come for them to finally part ways once and for all? ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi

  • Release date:January 21, 2011

Cast

Natalie Portman
as Emma
Ashton Kutcher
as Adam
Kevin Kline
as Alvin
Greta Gerwig
as Patrice
Cary Elwes
as Dr. Metzner
Lake Bell
as Lucy
Olivia Thirlby
as Katie
Chris "Ludacris" Bridges
as Wallace
Jake Johnson
as Eli
Mindy Kaling
as Shira
Talia Balsam
as Sandra Kurtzman
Ophelia Lovibond
as Vanessa
Jennifer Irwin
as Megan
Adhir Kalyan
as Kevin
Brian Dierker
as Bones
Abby Elliott
as Joy
Vedette Lim
as Lisa
Gary David Goldberg
as Emma's Relative
Armen Weitzman
as Taxi Driver
Nealla Gordon
as Lydia (Female Doctor)
Seth Morris
as Man with Dog
Nasim Pedrad
as Writer
Derek Ferguson
as Benji
Tyne Stecklein
as Victoria
Paula Van Oppen
as Secret High Dancer
Tom Tangen
as Eli's Dad
Tim Matheson
as Eli's Dad
Kherington Payne
as Frat Party Dancer

Crew

Ivan Reitman
Director
Ivan Reitman
Producer
Jeffrey Clifford
Producer
Joe Medjuck
Producer
Rogier Stoffers
Cinematographer
John Debney
Composer (Music Score)
Ida Random
Production Designer
Greg Berry
Art Director
Annette Savitch
Co-producer
Ali Bell
Co-producer
John Wildermuth
Associate Producer
Tom Pollock
Executive Producer
Jonathan Glickman
Executive Producer
Natalie Portman
Executive Producer
Gary Barber
Executive Producer
Anshuman Prasad
Set Designer
Jim Wallis
Set Designer
Julie Weiss
Costume Designer
Danielle Berman
Set Decorator
John Wildermuth
First Assistant Director
Edward Tise
Sound Mixer
John Hartigan
Special Effects Coordinator
Conrad Palmisano
Stunts Coordinator
Lisa Bruce
Co-Executive Producer
Jamie Dixon
Visual Effects Supervisor
Barbara Lorenz
Department Head Hair
Michael Crow
Key Costumer
Daniel Chuba
Visual Effects Producer
Chuck Michael
Sound Effects Editor
Christina Fong
Second Assistant Director
Tracey Levy
Department Head Makeup
Jeff Carson
Music Editor
Christopher Neely
Leadman
Steve Pederson
Re-Recording Mixer
Jacklin Masteran
Key Hairstylist
Cristen Carr Strubbe
Unit Production Manager
Nancy MacLeod
Sound Effects Editor
Max Brehme
Properties Master
Brad Sherman
Re-Recording Mixer
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