L!Fe Happens | EW.com

Movies

L!Fe Happens

L!fe HappensA night of unprotected sex leads to a life sentence of single-mom struggles in a mildly amusing indie that's neither as funny nor as poignant as it wants...L!fe HappensComedyPT100MRA night of unprotected sex leads to a life sentence of single-mom struggles in a mildly amusing indie that's neither as funny nor as poignant as it wants...2012-03-30
BFF Krysten Ritter and Kate Bosworth in L!fe Happens

BFF Krysten Ritter and Kate Bosworth in L!fe Happens (Carol Sue Stoddard)

B-

L!fe Happens

Genre: Comedy; Starring: Kate Bosworth, Krysten Ritter; Runtime (in minutes): 100; MPAA Rating: R

A night of unprotected sex leads to a life sentence of single-mom struggles in a mildly amusing indie that’s neither as funny nor as poignant as it wants to be. Krysten Ritter, the likably quirky raven-haired star of ABC’s new series Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23, gives this cliché comedy some fizz, juggling an infant and a dead-end job walking dogs, all while envying her roommates’ (Kate Bosworth and thankless third wheel Rachel Bilson) carefree lives. It’s a trifle, but at least it doesn’t star Katherine Heigl. B-

More from Our Partners