Hot Take: That Awkward Moment (2014) | Movie Hot Take
Hot Take: You know that moment you end up watching a movie every time it's on even though you'd never ever admit you think it's a good movie. I call that moment the guilty pleasure. This buddy romantic comedy with romantic undertones has more holes than Swiss cheese. The trouble is Zac Efron, Miles Teller and Michael B. Jordan look like they are having such a good time together as three friends who make a pact (which at some point becomes a bet) to stay single, it's hard to hate the film. That Awkward Moment has such a rhythm to it, you find a way to not give a crap about the missteps. It's painfully obvious this isn't a good movie but it has enough laughs and charisma to overcome it's shortcomings. And when I say overcome, I mean you'll watch it when you accidentally stumble on it when you don't feel like getting out of bed on a day off or when you want to fill a two hour void and you see the title in the On Demand menu. Basically, it's American Pie is finally out of school but still