Jennifer Aniston and Paul Rudd in Wanderlust. Credit Universal Studios.
Jennifer Aniston and Paul Rudd play a New York couple that ends up living in a Georgia commune loaded with mildly wacky characters. Needless to say, there’s plenty of humor at the expense of new age/hippie notions and the duo’s comedy chops provide plenty of laughs. There were moments when I wished I could have rewound a few seconds to catch some of the more subtle or quick lines. Overall, the film’s not outstanding or ground-breaking, but it’s an amusing diversion, especially if you enjoy Aniston or Rudd.
GAY ANGLE: Surprisingly, for a open-minded commune, there are no gays are on the property.
Jerry Williams reviewed movies for WTVR-TV for 14 years and for Style Weekly for 10 years. When he launched his own website in 1998 at TVJerry.com, he took his reviews to the Internet. Through those hundreds of reviews, Jerry kept his sexual orientation muted. So, he's excited to be adding "gay angles" to his postings for GayRVA.com.
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