Meg Ryan lights up a sometimes grating comedy...
—Leah Rozen People
Maybe it would have worked better as a play.
—Peter Rainer Christian Science Monitor
There's a lot of yelling, cracking wise, and cooing in this creepy rom-com.
—Lisa Schwarzbaum Entertainment Weekly
...meant to be both funny and painful, but manages only the latter.
—Sam Adams Onion AV Club
...a tonally weird black comedy...
—Melissa Anderson Village Voice
...a shrill farce that strains credibility even by the standards of black comedy.
—Lou Lumenick New York Post
A more grandly uncomfortable, disastrously unfocused, annoyingly pedestrian film may not exist on the 2009 slate.
—Jason McKiernan filmcritic.com
—Ryan Stewart Slant Magazine