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It Happened in L.A. (2017)

Not Rated | | Comedy | 3 November 2017 (USA)
In this classically styled comedy of manners set in Los Angeles, sophisticated thirtysomethings try to determine whether ideal happiness exists in coupledom or if the perfectly suited couple is actually just an urban myth.

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Michelle Morgan

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Michelle Morgan
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michelle Morgan ... Annette
Jorma Taccone ... Elliot
Dree Hemingway ... Baker
Kentucker Audley ... Peter
Margarita Levieva ... Ingrid
Adam Shapiro ... Jimmy
Angela Trimbur ... Simone
Robert Schwartzman ... Ben
Nora Zehetner ... Nora
Tate Donovan ... Tom
Andre Hyland ... Zee
James Ransone ... Heath
Antonio Cupo ... Michael
Allison Lanier ... Megan
Julie Mintz ... Alice
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In this classically styled comedy of manners set in Los Angeles, sophisticated thirtysomethings try to determine whether ideal happiness exists in coupledom or if the perfectly suited couple is actually just an urban myth.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 November 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

LA Times See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Dree Hemingway and James Ransone previously appeared in Sean Baker's 2012 film "Starlet." See more »

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Plenty of laughs in this Hollywood satire
26 January 2017 | by paulbrightguySee all my reviews

LA TIMES is a very funny millennial movie about dating and marriage in the city of bright lights by writer/director/lead actor Michelle Morgan. She and her talented ensemble punch up a modern comedy with laugh-out-loud dialogue and situations while satirizing the facetiousness of Hollywood. A number of jokes about the entertainment industry kept the indie film guys in the row behind me at Sundance laughing throughout the movie. Lots of sexual situations and pot smoking so probably not a great movie for religious fundamentalists. Fortunately, none present in the audience to spoil the fun. A social comedy that examines the need for meaningful partnership in a world of fuzzy morality and superficial values. Good fun.


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