Review: “That Awkward Moment.”

That Awkward Moment is a romantic comedy that’s meant to pique the interest of young men and young women. The three lead actors are all charming and handsome. They also bro out a lot, talk about their boners, and there’s a running gag where one of them cannot leave the bathroom without taking a dump. Writer/director Tom Gormican knows this is not fresh territory, so instead of reinventing the genre he relies on the chemistry of his cast. There are even interesting points about male friendship and the fear of commitment, an anxiety that every twenty-something wrestles with at some point, I suppose. The biggest weakness, which is what ultimately sinks the comedy, is how Gormican has no interest developing any chemistry between the men and their respective love interests.

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