Now Showing on Cable: “Something Borrowed”

HBO’s new movie this weekend was last year’s “Something Borrowed”.

Starring Ginnifer Goodwin, Kate Hudson, Colin Egglesfield, and John Krasinki, “Something Borrowed” is a romantic comedy revolving around a woman (Goodwin) who lets her best friend (Hudson) from childhood always get her way, even including barging in on a college date she’s on. It turns out to be a fateful mistake, as the the stolen date eventually leads to an engagement.

But as the big day approaches, feelings that have been suppressed for years suddenly surface and the wedding is endangered.

Romantic comedy kind of tepidly ensues.

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