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Someone Great (2019)

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After a devastating break up on the eve of her cross-country move, Jenny enjoys one last NYC adventure with her two best pals. Someone Great is a romantic comedy about love, loss, growth and the everlasting bond of female friendship.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Gina Rodriguez ... Jenny Young
LaKeith Stanfield ... Nate Davis
Brittany Snow ... Blair Helms
DeWanda Wise ... Erin Kennedy
Michelle Buteau ... Cynthia
Rebecca Naomi Jones ... Leah
Alex Moffat ... Will
Joe LoCicero ... Paul
Peter Vack ... Matt Lasher
Megan Haley ... Abby
Ben Sidell ... Gus
Jaboukie Young-White ... Mikey
Rosario Dawson ... Hannah Davis
RuPaul ... Hype
Kenneth De Abrew ... Dan
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Storyline

Aspiring music journalist Jenny (Gina Rodriguez) has just landed her dream job at an iconic magazine and is about to move to San Francisco. Rather than do long distance, her boyfriend of nine years (Lakeith Stanfield) decides to call it quits. To nurse her broken heart, Jenny gathers up her two best friends Erin (DeWanda Wise) and Blair (Brittany Snow) for one outrageous last adventure in New York City. From writer/director Jennifer Kaytin Robinson (creator of MTV's Sweet/Vicious) SOMEONE GREAT is a hilarious and heartfelt story of friendship, love, and what it means to let go of your twenties and enter adulthood. Written by Netflix

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Life Is About Growing Up, Turning Up, and Moving On. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for drug content, drinking, sexual material and language throughout | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 April 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Gina Rodriguez (Jenny) and Rosario Dawson (Hannah) also worked together in several episodes of Jane the Virgin (2014). See more »

Goofs

At around 16:30-16:45; Jenny gets a call from Rolling Stone and you can visibly see her phone is at the home screen. See more »

Quotes

Paul: You've been blessed with a broken heart. When it doesn't hurt anymore that's when it's really over. Live in THIS as long as you can.
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Connections

References 30 Rock (2006) See more »

Soundtracks

Karaoke
Written by Michael Fonseca, Fernando Garibay, Padilla Ramiro, Big Freedia (as Freddie Ross), Rosina Russell, Grant Van Reyn, Lizzo (as Melissa V. Jefferson)
Performed by Big Freedia (feat. Lizzo)
Courtesy of ADA on behalf of Asylum Worldwide
Lizzo appears courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp.
By arrangement with Warner Music Group Film & TV Licensing
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Funny. Not bad...but
21 August 2019 | by WpgJetsFan80See all my reviews

All the alcohol they drink yet they come off sober asf which tells me that either they forgot to play their characters drunk or their characters are a bunch of barney's and need to go to a meeting.


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