Even if the rom-com "Cavemen" wasn't opening a week after the similarly themed "That Awkward Moment," it would still feel like yesterday's news. At least "Awkward," contrived and mediocre as that
"Cavemen" writer-director Herschel Faber has sketched such a thin and unfunny look at L.A. singles, it should mark the death knell for movies about child-men on the make.
Meet aspiring screenwriter Dean (
Dean is supposedly so commitment-phobic he won't buy a car (lest he give in to a life in L.A.), but romantically, he's desperate to find "the one." Further contradictions abound.
Dean's best friend, Tess (
The appealing Astin (
"Cavemen." MPAA rating: R for sexual content, nudity and language. Running time: 1 hour, 27 minutes. At the Arena Cinema, Hollywood. Also on VOD.