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Instead of telling the story of a fun-loving but emotionally stunted guy who can't commit to an adult relationship, it tells the story of a fun-loving but emotionally stunted gal who can't commit to an adult relationship.
In her own words, protagonist Amy (Schumer, who also scripted) is "just a modern chick who does what she wants." That includes clubbing any night of the week, drinking boxed wine at the movie theater and bedding a succession of eligible bachelors. "My friends are awesome, my apartment's sick, and I have a great job at a men's magazine," she says. What more could a woman want?
Maybe a date with a nice sports doctor like Aaron (
Set for release July 17, "Trainwreck" looks like it could put a welcome spin on both romantic-comedy conventions and director Apatow's typically bro-centric fare.
The Universal Pictures comedy also gets an assist from