When you pack Owen Wilson, Imogen Poots, Jennifer Aniston, Will Forte, Kathryn Hahn, Lucy Punch, Debi Mazar, Rhys Ifans, Cybill Shepherd, Colleen Camp, Illeana Douglas and Tatum O’Neal in the same movie, things are bound to get a little hairy, but that’s just the right tempo Peter Bogdanovich was going for in “She’s Funny That Way.” And the first trailer for the star-studded, screwball comedy has arrived.
The story revolves around call girl/aspiring actress Isabelle Patterson who has a one night stand with married-with-kids Broadway director Albert. But it gets far more complicated for Albert when Isabelle shows up for an audition for this latest play, which also happens to star his current wife. The plot also includes private eyes, therapists, and no shortage of tangled threads. The result? Well, we called it “manufactured, sweet and unpretentious” though it contains “next to no nutritional value.”
“She’s Funny That Way” arrives on May 1st. Watch below.