What a bleak worldview on modern day relationships! This comedy drama highlights how infidelity pervades social groupings. Brechtian defamiliarisation towards each character becomes the main arc of this discomfiting but commendable piece.
Yes, men are the worst. LaBute is a cynic, sure, but having the one character with redeeming qualities finish the movie in bed with a self-avowed woman-hating rapist is perhaps a little too on the nose. But Catherine Keener is a master at playing exasperated and ironic