Dylan (Justin Timberlake) and Jamie (Mila Kunis) think it's going to be easy to add the simple act of sex to their friendship, despite what Hollywood romantic comedies would have them believe. They soon discover however that getting physical really does always lead to complications.
- Will Gluck
- Justin Timberlake, Mila Kunis, Patricia Clarkson, Jenna Elfman, Bryan Greenberg, Richard Jenkins, Woody Harrelson
It's one of those rare made-in-Hollywood couplings that transcends the ordinary stuff of movies, like plot and sense and credibility.Greg Quill, Toronto Star, 08.02.2011
The film is touching and funny, and Timberlake proves again that he's a better actor than most pop stars.Evan Williams, The Australian, 08.26.2011
Really: no benefits to watching this.Peter Bradshaw, Guardian [UK], 09.08.2011
Fast-paced and fabulously fake, Friends With Benefits is the Red Bull of romantic comedies, unapologetically delivering a hyperactive, synthetic buzz.Logan Hill, New York Magazine, 08.02.2011