My Super Ex-Girlfriend

My Super Ex Girlfriend
My Super Ex-Girlfriend is a 2006 superhero comedy film directed by Ivan Reitman and starring Luke Wilson, Uma Thurman, Anna Faris, Eddie Izzard, Rainn Wilson, and Wanda Sykes.wikipedia
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Luke Wilson

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My Super Ex-Girlfriend is a 2006 superhero comedy film directed by Ivan Reitman and starring Luke Wilson, Uma Thurman, Anna Faris, Eddie Izzard, Rainn Wilson, and Wanda Sykes.
Luke Cunningham Wilson (born September 21, 1971) is an American actor known for his roles in films such as Idiocracy, My Super Ex-Girlfriend, The Ridiculous 6, Old School, Bottle Rocket, The Royal Tenenbaums, Blue Streak, Bongwater, and Legally Blonde.

Uma Thurman

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My Super Ex-Girlfriend is a 2006 superhero comedy film directed by Ivan Reitman and starring Luke Wilson, Uma Thurman, Anna Faris, Eddie Izzard, Rainn Wilson, and Wanda Sykes.
Established as a leading Hollywood actress, her other notable films include Henry & June (1990), The Truth About Cats & Dogs (1996), Batman & Robin (1997), Gattaca (1997), Les Misérables (1998), The Producers (2005), My Super Ex-Girlfriend (2006), and Lars von Trier's Nymphomaniac (2013) and The House That Jack Built (2018).

Anna Faris

Anna FarrisSamantha James
My Super Ex-Girlfriend is a 2006 superhero comedy film directed by Ivan Reitman and starring Luke Wilson, Uma Thurman, Anna Faris, Eddie Izzard, Rainn Wilson, and Wanda Sykes.
Her other films include The Hot Chick (2002), Lost in Translation (2003), Just Friends (2005), My Super Ex-Girlfriend (2006), Smiley Face (2007), The House Bunny (2008), What's Your Number? (2011), The Dictator (2012), and Overboard (2018).

Ivan Reitman

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My Super Ex-Girlfriend is a 2006 superhero comedy film directed by Ivan Reitman and starring Luke Wilson, Uma Thurman, Anna Faris, Eddie Izzard, Rainn Wilson, and Wanda Sykes.
From there, he directed and produced a number of comedies including Stripes (1981), Ghostbusters (1984), Legal Eagles (1986), Twins (1988), Ghostbusters II (1989), Kindergarten Cop (1990), Dave (1993), Junior (1994), Six Days, Seven Nights (1998), Evolution (2001), My Super Ex-Girlfriend (2006), and No Strings Attached (2011).

Wanda Sykes

Wanda Skyes
My Super Ex-Girlfriend is a 2006 superhero comedy film directed by Ivan Reitman and starring Luke Wilson, Uma Thurman, Anna Faris, Eddie Izzard, Rainn Wilson, and Wanda Sykes.
Aside from her television appearances, Sykes has also had a career in film, appearing in Monster-in-Law (2005), My Super Ex-Girlfriend (2006), Evan Almighty (2007) and License to Wed (2007), as well as voicing characters in animated films such as Over the Hedge (2006), Barnyard (2006), Brother Bear 2 (2006), Rio (2011), Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012), Ice Age: Collision Course (2016) and UglyDolls (2019).

Don Payne (writer)

Don Payne
Writer Don Payne conceived of the idea of his first film while working on The Simpsons television series, saying that as a fan of comics, the idea of a romantic comedy with a superhero twist was "a fitting first feature".
Payne later moved into writing feature films, including My Super Ex-Girlfriend (2006), and co-wrote Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer (2007), Thor (2011) and its sequel Thor: The Dark World (2013).

Eddie Izzard

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My Super Ex-Girlfriend is a 2006 superhero comedy film directed by Ivan Reitman and starring Luke Wilson, Uma Thurman, Anna Faris, Eddie Izzard, Rainn Wilson, and Wanda Sykes.

Rainn Wilson

My Super Ex-Girlfriend is a 2006 superhero comedy film directed by Ivan Reitman and starring Luke Wilson, Uma Thurman, Anna Faris, Eddie Izzard, Rainn Wilson, and Wanda Sykes.

Regency Enterprises

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The spec script (at that time called Super Ex) attracted the attention of production company Regency Enterprises and director Ivan Reitman, and the film was fast-tracked for production.

Gavin Polone

Superhero

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My Super Ex-Girlfriend is a 2006 superhero comedy film directed by Ivan Reitman and starring Luke Wilson, Uma Thurman, Anna Faris, Eddie Izzard, Rainn Wilson, and Wanda Sykes.

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My Super Ex-Girlfriend is a 2006 superhero comedy film directed by Ivan Reitman and starring Luke Wilson, Uma Thurman, Anna Faris, Eddie Izzard, Rainn Wilson, and Wanda Sykes.

Neurosis

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After several dates, Jenny displays increasingly neurotic and aggressive behavior, becoming more demanding and ultimately injuring Matt and destroying his bed the first time they have sex.

Great white shark

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Enraged and jealous, she attacks the pair with a great white shark.

The Simpsons

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Writer Don Payne conceived of the idea of his first film while working on The Simpsons television series, saying that as a fan of comics, the idea of a romantic comedy with a superhero twist was "a fitting first feature".

Spec script

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The spec script (at that time called Super Ex) attracted the attention of production company Regency Enterprises and director Ivan Reitman, and the film was fast-tracked for production.

New York City

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Filming took place over four weeks in New York City and featured Westchester high school Port Chester High School for the main characters' high school scenes.

Port Chester High School

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Filming took place over four weeks in New York City and featured Westchester high school Port Chester High School for the main characters' high school scenes.

Rotten Tomatoes

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On Rotten Tomatoes the film has an approval rating of 40%, based on 130 reviews, with an average rating of 5.07/10.

Metacritic

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On Metacritic the film has a score of 50 out of 100, based on 28 critics, indicating "mixed or average reviews".

CinemaScore

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Audiences surveyed by CinemaScore gave the film a grade C+ on scale of A to F.