”Something’s Gotta Give” is one of the 10 holiday movies we can’t wait to see
WHY WE CAN’T WAIT A little ditty ‘bout Jack and Diane (as in Nicholson and Keaton), two of our all-time favorites doing what they do best: She’s in dithery, lovestruck ”Annie Hall” mode, and Jack is lecherous old Jack.
SOURCE MATERIAL The mind of writer-director Nancy Meyers (”What Women Want”)
PLOT POINTS It’s a love quadrangle: Nicholson is an aging rake dating age-inappropriate young hottie Amanda Peet, only to find himself falling for her mom (Keaton), who’s also being wooed by young doctor Keanu Reeves.
BURNING QUESTION After ”Town & Country” (also with Keaton) flopped, is there an audience for a sex comedy about AARP-aged folks?
COME FOR Nicholson and Reeves vying for Keaton
STAY FOR Frances McDormand, as the tart-tongued sister who helps Keaton choose