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When record store owner Rob Gordon gets dumped by his girlfriend, Laura, because he hasn't changed since they met, he revisits his top five breakups of all time in an attempt to figure out what went wrong. As Rob seeks out his former lovers to find out why they left, he keeps up his efforts to win Laura back.

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Directed by

Stephen Frears

Written by

D.V. DeVincentis (Screenplay)
Steve Pink (Screenplay)
John Cusack (Screenplay)
Scott Rosenberg (Screenplay)
Nick Hornby (Author)

Runtime

113 minutes

Country

United States of America, United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

A comedy about fear of commitment, hating your job, falling in love and other pop favorites.

Cast

Keywords

rock 'n' roll chicago music record pop disc jockey soul record store bruce springsteen record collection

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Lists

#446 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

#473 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?