other woman definitely boasts a talented pedigree, but all that skill is never fully brought to bear on a story that settles for cheap laughs instead of reaching its empowering potential. story is pretty basic - the wife and two mistresses (one of whom didn't realise the guy was married) find out about each other, and rather than get in a cat fight, they become friends and set out to punish the womaniser.
all its faults, there is a kind of genius in the way that it takes the rom-com raison d'etre - the desire to see two lovable people fall in love with each other - and diverts it for its own purposes.)while "the other woman" raises some thoughtful questions about independence, identity and the importance of sisterhood, ultimately it would rather poop on them and then throw them through a window in hopes of the getting the big laugh.
songsfeel it in the airtête-à-têtea sunday kind of loveetta jamessweetaaron zigmanthe sun is risingbritt nicolei'm coming out (the other woman remix)keyshia cole97,200 songs36,100 artists37,800 episodes and moviesthe internet's best source for music from tv and movies since 2005copyright 2016 tunefind llc. there are a few solidly funny moments, the other woman is largely an extended groan.
"the other woman" is cleverly written, has a lot of relatable humor and shows that out of the heartbreak that comes from cheating, not only can their be vindication, but a friendship can develop between women due to that unfortunate, yet common bond. discovering her boyfriend is married, a woman (cameron diaz) tries to get her ruined life back on track.
apparently there's a market out there for those with lingering vitrol issues: let's pay money to see a swaggering nincompoop get what's coming to him, and this film is here to cater to that market (although i can't determine which is worst, that there is such a market or that someone caters it, like a hot dog vendor at the guillotine of french revolution fame: "get yer hot dogs! and music featured in the other woman:sort by:appearancenameartistsharefacebooktwittershare songfacebooktwittera sunday kind of loveetta jamesplays at the beginning when the montage of scenes of carly and her boyfriend being cute together is shown get it on itunesplay on apple musicbuy on amazonsharefacebooktwittershare songfacebooktwitterget my doughester deanwhen carly, kate and amber follow mark and his mistress in the bahamas to the bank.