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Friends With Benefits Review (I'm Back!)

Hello kids! I know that it's been a VERY long time since I've posted something, to which I can sincerely apologise, it's hard trying to maintain a nice fancy blog whilst studying! BUT as my first academic year at university ends, I have promised myself to spend more time blogging about films, music and the general goings on in my life. So, why not start with a nice film review on something that I've never seen before? "Sounds great!" I hear you say? Fantastic! Thus follows my review of the 2011 film, 'Friends With Benefits'.

At first glance, I will admit I was fairly sceptical toward the film. The amount of samey so-so rom coms trying to deal with the notion of two young adults trying to base a relationship purely on sex has been done to death by the film industry; it's lazy and quite frankly predictable. Therefore I ask you and I ask myself, why should this be film be any different?
Firstly: the casting. Both Mila Kunis and Justin Timberlake are fa…