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Review: She's Out of My League (**1/2)

As much of a nerd's fantasy as The Lord of the Rings, She's Out of My League tells the old "It's what's inside that counts" story in a sufficiently entertaining and engaging fashion.

The film has a great cast of people you probably haven't seen in much. Jay Baruchel, of Popular Mechanics for Kids, and Alice Eve, of Crossing Over, are the star-crossed lovers of the piece. The conflict arises, as the title indicates, from Jay's character thinking that Alice's character is too good for him. The leading actors perform admirably, but as in most comedies, the heart of this film pumps with the life force of its supporting cast.

The film is not entirely noteworthy, but is worth seeing. I certainly don't regret having seen it, as I am sure I would have had I opted to see Tim Burton's latest tarted-up onanism.


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