wedding movies are a lot like wedding cakes: usually delicious, satisfying and a tad overstuffed. So it's nice to get a slice of that savory formula in "We Broke Up", Jeff Rosenberg's entry to the Wedding genre
the movie a bit plodding at times, but Cash and Harper both bring depth to their roles, and it's refreshing to see what looks like a comedy of remarriage instead develop into a thoughtful consideration of the value of letting go
the ambitions of the film, co-written by director Jeff Rosenberg with Laura Jacqmin ("Grace and Frankie") are impressive, but the characters are too thinly written to support them, despite the best efforts of the actors
Cash and Harper have an oddly appealing chemistry. Their intimate portrayals make Lori and Doug feel sincere; Their relationship is imperfect, just like the film. However, their complex series of emotional interactions makes them appealing enough..
"We Broke Up" catches a rom-com ripple and rides it toward sweet laughs and some authentic insights. It even surprises... "We Broke Up" stays together nicely thanks to Cash and Harper's appealing tag-team